Embed® Extra

  • Herbicide


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Weed Control with Peace of Mind

Embed® Extra herbicide is a new and innovative formulation of 2,4-D that utilizes the choline salt of 2,4-D to provide growers effective broadleaf weed control along with peace of mind due to its best in class reduction in volatility, low drift, and improved handling. Embed Extra herbicide is an excellent fit in specialty production systems. A better opportunity for clean crops, an easy harvest and increased yield potential.

For use in specialty crops

Embed Extra herbicide provides post-emergent control of many common broadleaf annual, biennial, and perennial weeds in specialty crops including:

   • Tree nuts
   • Pistachios
   • Asparagus
   • Strawberries (est. planting only)
   • Pome and stone fruit
   • Sugar cane
   • Blueberries (high bush)
   • Citrus (Florida only)

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Better risk management

Embed® Extra herbicide provides better risk management due to near zero volatility and low drift.


Growers can use Embed Extra alone or tank mix it with the product of their choice and apply during multiple windows.

Applicator friendly

Embed Extra is applicator friendly due to its low odor formulation, improved handling, and a warning label.

Controlled Weeds

This product delivers effective weed control against the following:

Note: The weeds listed below may require application to small weeds, repeat applications, and/or use of higher specified rates of this product. Control at rates of 1 pint or less per acre may only be partial.

• Thistle, Canada
• Dandelion
• Bindweed (Hedge, Field, European)
• Carrot, Wild
• Docks
• Clover, Red
• Nettles (including Stinging)
• Pigweeds (Amaranthus spp.)

  • Bindweed
  • Carolina Geranium
  • Chickweed
  • Clover, Red
  • Cutleaf Evening Primrose
  • Dandelion
  • Dock
  • Filaree
  • Horseweed
  • Lamb's-quarters
  • Marestail
  • Morningglory
  • Mustard
  • Nettle
  • Pigweed (Amaranthus spp.)
  • Plantain
  • Purslane, Common
  • Ragweed, Common
  • Sweetclover
  • Thistle, Canada
  • Velvetleaf
  • Vetch
  • Wild Carrot

Refer to the Product Label for complete product efficacy information.

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State Registrations

  • Registered
  • Unregistered

Technical Specifications

  • Active Ingredient

    2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid, choline salt

  • Mode of Action

    2,4-D is a synthetic auxin that is a class of plant hormones that regulates plant growth. It is absorbed through the leaves and is translocated to the region of cells capable of division and growth in plants. This induces a cascade of unregulated growth and eventual death in susceptible plants.

  • Application Rate
    Application Timing
    Use Rate*
    Use Directions
    Annual and biennial weeds1 - 2Apply to annual weeds when small and actively growing
    Perennial weedsup to 4Apply to perennial weeds from bud to bloom stage

    *The lower use rates will be satisfactory for young, succulent growth of sensitive weed species. For less sensitive species and under conditions where control is more difficult, higher use rates in the rate range are recommended.

  • Application Timing

    Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter

  • Herbicide Group

    2,4-D, the active ingredient in this product, is a Group 4 herbicide (synthetic auxin).

  • Approved Use
    CropPHIMinimum Treatment Interval
    Pome fruit14 daysDo not apply within 75 days of a previous application
    Stone fruit40 daysDo not apply within 75 days of a previous application
    Tree nut and pistachio60 daysDo not apply within 30 days of a previous application
  • Tank Mixes

    Compatible with commonly-used tank-mix partners and various adjuvants.

  • Hazard Information

    Warning label

  • Additional Information

    Embed® Extra herbicide is systemic in action and hence results in a thorough kill of the weed.

    It’s easy to use and convenient because it provides better tank mixing and cleans out of equipment thoroughly with triple rinse as it is a water-based formulation.

    See label and state application requirements for further information regarding wind speed, wind direction and timing.

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Embed® Extra is not registered for sale or use in all states. In Florida, Embed® Extra is labeled under FIFRA 24(c) for Selective Control or Suppression of Emerged Broadleaf Weeds in Citrus Grove Floors. Consult the Supplemental Labeling for the specific restrictions in your area or call 800-258-3033 for more information. Contact your state pesticide regulatory agency to determine if a product is registered for sale or use in your state. Always read and follow label directions.