chloramben

chloramben

a hormonal herbicide, relatively nontoxic if used correctly. Massive doses cause anorexia, weight loss, limb weakness and recumbency.
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Chloramben (3-amino-2,5-dichlorobenzoic acid) and alachlor [2-chloro-N-(2,6-diethylphenyl)-N-(methoxymethyl)-acetamide] were applied for annual weed control, immediately after transplanting and in early May 1985, at rates of 2.
But a pre-emergence treatment of chloramben provided the best weed control with the least noticeable crop injury, including effect on plant height, fresh weight, and the yield of artemisillin.
1] applied prior to planting, and metolachor [2-chloro-N-(2-ethyl-6-methylphenyl)-N-(2-methoxy-1-methylethyl) acetamide] and chloramben [3-amino-2,5-dichlorobenzoic acid] 1.
Plants in WI were sprayed with a mixture of chloramben (3-amino-2,5-dichlorobenzoic acid) and alachlor [2-chloro-N-(2,6-diethylphenyl)-N-(methoxymethyl)-acetamide], at rates of 2.