Defoliants and Desiccants
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Iboyi, Joseph E., Michael J. Mulvaney, Mahesh Bashyal, Pratap Devkota, and David L. Wright. 2021. “Defoliants and Desiccants: PI-101/PI138, Rev. 11/2021”. EDIS 2021 (6). https://doi.org/10.32473/edis-pi138-2021.

Abstract

This document discusses the meaning of the terms “defoliant” and “desiccant,” their uses, and factors that impact their performance, and also provides a list of registered products for use in Florida. Written by Joseph E. Iboyi, Michael J. Mulvaney, Mahesh Bashyal, Pratap Devkota, and David L. Wright, and published by the UF/IFAS Agronomy Department, revised November 2021.

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