postemergence

postemergence

(ˌpəʊstɪˈmɜːdʒəns)
adj
(Botany) botany applied or occurring after the emergence of a seedling
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post•e•mer•gence

(ˌpoʊst ɪˈmɜr dʒəns)

adj.
occurring or applied after emergence of a plant from the soil and before full growth.
[1935–40]
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However, to prevent liquidation-averse managers from expropriating additional value, creditors favor high postemergence debt levels, which serve to put the distressed firm on a "short rope" in case operating results are materially worse than management's projections.
A larger number of preemergence and postemergence herbicides can be used safely on bermudagrass greens.
Plants were hand-thinned to produce a within row spacing of one plant per 0.3 m 2 wk postemergence. Capture [bifenthrin = (2-methyl-3-phenyl-phenyl)methyl 3-(2-chloro-3,3,3-trifluoro-prop-1-enyl)-2, 2-dimethyl-cyclopropane-1-carboxylate, 0.11 kg ai [ha.sup.-1]] and Hoelon {diclofop-methyl = methyl (RS)-2-[4-(2,4-dichlorophenoxy)phenoxy]propionate, 2.35 L [ha.sup.-1]} were applied postplant, preemergence mixture for broadleaf and grass weed control and were activated by a minimum of 1.27 to 2.54 cm of water applied through sprinkler irrigation, rainfall, or both.
Mixtures were prepared using combinations of agrochemicals to simulate preemergence and postemergence (before and after plants break the surface of the ground) herbicide formulations, a fungicide-desiccant combination, groundwater contaminants, insecticide combination, and lawn-care herbicides.
Postemergence tall fescue (Festuca anmdinacea) control at different growth stages with glyphosate and AC 293,222.
With its unique chemistry and broad level of activity for broadleaf weed control, Callisto offered a new mode of action to postemergence broadleaf weed control in corn.
Postemergence herbicides are used against weeds that have already germinated and are visible in the lawn.
It is possible that the seed mass variation we observed may have evolved due to selection operating more strongly on postemergence life stages than on the seed to seedling transition itself.
In the lab, mating and egg laying begin approximately 24-48 h postemergence. Beetles require only the resources inside of a single seed to complete development and reproduce.
Plots were kept weed free by cultivation and application of preemergence herbicides (Lorox Plus for broadleaves, 1.3 kg[multiplied by][ha.sup.-1]; Dual 8E for grasses, 2.3 liter[multiplied by][ha.sup.-1]) and postemergence herbicides (Dual 8E for grasses, 1.5 liter.
"Combining the allelopathic potential of cover crops and the capacity for the soybean canopy to shade out weeds may allow producers to use postemergence herbicide on an as-needed basis, rather than apply herbicides at planting or before planting," Smeda says.
Members of this family exhibit distinctive characteristics for synthetic auxins by providing broad-spectrum postemergence activity on broadleaf, grass, and sedge species at low use rates.