NOMENCLATURE Common name thifensulfuron-methyl CAS RN [79277-27-3] Chemical Abstracts name Methyl 3-[[[[(4-methoxy-6-methyl-1,3,5-triazin-2-yl)amino]carbonyl]amino]sulfonyl]-2-thiophenecarboxylate


Selective systemic herbicide, absorbed by the leaves and roots, with translocation acropetally and basipetally throughout the plant.


Used in winter and spring wheat, winter and spring barley, rye, triticale, oats, soya beans, pasture and maize (grain and fodder). Post-emergence control of broad-leaved weeds and also loose silky-bent (Apera spica-venti) in winter and spring cereals. Application rates 9-60 g/ha. Normally used in combination with metsulfuron-methyl.

Production formulation

Thifensulfuron-methyl 15%WP
Thifensulfuron-methyl 75%WDG