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Table 2 Common, trade and chemical names of the herbicides used as well as mode of action, rate and time of application

From: Effect of different single herbicide doses on sugar beet yield, quality and associated weeds

Common name Trade name Chemical name Mode of action Rate of application Time of application
Desmedipham Betanal MaxxPro Desmedipham—47 g /l
Ethofumesate—75 g/l
Lenacil—27 g/l
Phenmedipham—60 g /l
Classical photosynthesis inhibitors 500 cm fed−1 At the age of 2–3 real leaves at sugar beet
Ethofumesate Betasana-Trio Ethofumesate—115 g/l (11.5% w/w)
Phenmedipham—75 g/l (7.65% w/w)
Desmedipham—15 g/l (1.55% w/w)
Classical photosynthesis inhibitors 900 cm + 900 cm fed−1 At the age of two real leaves on sugar beet and repeat treatment after 8 days
Phenmedipham Tigro 27.4/EC - 91 g/l
Desmedipham—71 g/l
Ethofumesate—112 g/l
Classical photosynthesis inhibitors 1.0 l fed−1 At the age of two real leaves on sugar beet
Clethodim Select Super ( ±)-2-[(E)-1-[(E)-3-chloroallyloxyimino]propyl]-5-[2-
(ethylthio)propyl]-3- hydroxycyclohex-2-enone
Lipid biosynthesis inhibitors 500 cm fed−1 At the age of 2–4 real leaves of weeds