Breakfree® NXT Lite Herbicide

Effective Preemergence Weed Control in Corn

DuPont™ Breakfree® NXT Lite herbicide provides valuable preemergence weed control with a reduced rate of atrazine. The cost-effective formulation targets a variety of grass and small-seeded broadleaf weeds in corn.

Breakfree® NXT Lite is a flexible partner for preemergence weed control programs in corn. It effectively targets annual grasses including barnyardgrass, crabgrass and foxtails, and small-seeded broadleaf weeds including lambsquarters, pigweed and morningglory.

Flexible Application

Breakfree® NXT Lite can be applied from early preplant to early postemergence in conventional, reduced-till and no-till corn production systems. The convenient formulation can be applied in water or liquid and dry fertilizers, boosting spring efficiency. For more information, reference the Breakfree® NXT Lite rate conversion table

Powerful Weed Control Partner

Breakfree® NXT Lite complements proven preemergence weed control strategies. In two-pass programs, it can be followed by Realm® Q, Resolve® Q or Steadfast® Q herbicide. For more broad-spectrum preemergence weed control, tank mix Breakfree® NXT Lite with Instigate®, Prequel® or Resolve® Q herbicide.

As part of the TruChoice® rewards program, Breakfree® NXT Lite helps growers make every acre count from seed to harvest.

Other products in the Breakfree® NXT brand herbicides family include Breakfree® NXT and Breakfree® NXT ATZ.

TruChoice® Program Rewards



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The information provided on this website is for reference only. Always refer to the product labels for complete details and directions for use. DuPont™ Breakfree® NXT Lite and Prequel® are restricted-use pesticides.