Herbicides - BicepIIMagnum®

Season Long Control With One Application

An innovative and powerful herbicide built on experience

Syngenta is committed to continuously improving its products, however successful they currently are. One such product is BICEP II Magnum, which has evolved thanks to the improved active ingredient, S-metolachlor. This has contributed to a substantial reduction of its application rate, resulting in an enhanced environmental profile while maintaining its key features, namely its control of many grasses and broadleaf weeds, its built-in burndown and its ability to fit all tillage systems.

bicep-advert-ball You won’t put up with weedy fields. and you don’t have to. Because Bicep II Magnum gives you consistent, longer lasting control of grasses and broadleaf weeds with unsurpassed crop safety. It’s no surprise Bicep brands are the first choice of growers who use premix herbicides. Bicep II Magnum, It’s how fields get clean and stay clean.

Partnership to control weeds
Bicep II Magnum contains two active ingredients, S-metolachlor and atrazine, which are both reliable and effective. Together, they are powerful and superactive.

BENEFITS

There are two main advantages to these combined active ingredients. Firstly, they control a broader spectrum of weeds. Secondly, they make the likelihood of encountering weed resistance smaller.



PERFORMANCE & ACTIVITY

Strong on weeds and grasses, gentle to the crop, and proven to keep fields cleaner longer than the competition, Bicep II Magnum provides growers with the weed control needed year after year.

Versatile application and multiple modes of action
Bicep II Magnum has versatile modes of action, which allows it to be applied before, during or after planting. This provides flexibility to growers when planning their farm operations. The product is taken up by the roots or shoots, depending on the weed and works by inhibiting growth.

Effective – even in wet, cool conditions
Bicep II Magnum has unsurpassed crop safety, even in cool, wet weather. This is thanks to its special safener, which helps protect crop seedlings from injury without affecting weed control. The safener stays in the same soil layer as the active ingredients during substantial rainfall, making Bicep II Magnum one of the safest pre-emergence corn herbicides available. In corn, for example, the safener works by preventing S-metolachlor from building up within the crop during slow periods of growth.

Bicep II Magnum is used to control a wide variety of durable grasses and broadleaf weeds in corn and forage sorghum (when the seeds are treated with CONCEP III)

We know where longer lasting control of grasses and broadleaf weeds with unsurpassed crop safety matters. It’s no surprise Bicep brands are the first choice of growers who use premix you stand. You like your fields clean and your weeds gone. That’s why Bicep II Magnum gives you consistent, herbicides. Bicep II Magnum for clean fields. Because you wouldn’t have it any other way.

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SPECIAL USE INFORMATION INCLUDING ENVIRONMENT & STEWARDSHIP

  ICEP II MAGNUM® - the highly effective and long-lasting corn herbicide that delivers season-long, broad-spectrum weed control, and unequalled crop safety
Additional brands Bicep Lite II Magnum in the US (lower Atrazine rate)
Bicep Light II Magnum logo

BicepPackGold in Argentina (combi-pack Dual Gold + Atrazine)
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Active ingredient S-metolachlor + Atrazine
Mode of action Inhibition of cell division.
Targets A wide variety of durable grass and broadleaf weeds.
Main crops Corn and sorghum.
Geography The BICEP II Magnum family is approved for use in the US, Canada, Latin America, Africa, Asia and Eastern Europe.
Main customer benefits
  • Its wide application window gives growers larger flexibility in all corn crop management programs.
  • Its excellent crop safety and selectivity allows the use on any corn variety including sweetcorn.
  • With the advance of Low Rate Technology, up to 50% less herbicide to store, handle and apply - hence its low environmental impact.
  • Used solo or with a suitable partner it is an effective partner for a complete one pass solution. These qualities provide freedom of action and peace of mind.


RELATED PRODUCTS IN FAMILY

Other mixtures of S-metolachlor with Atrazine or Terbuthylazine:

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Primagram Gold logo

Primextra Gold logo



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BICEP II MAGNUM (US)
Strong on weeds and grasses, gentle to the crop, and proven to keep fields cleaner longer than the competition, Bicep II Magnum® provides growers with the weed control needed year after year.

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