By Thomas R. Steinheimer, Lisa J. Ross, Terry D. Spittler
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8 g/yr. The surface water runoff concentrations reflected the higher use rates used in watershed B. 47 ppb. Pantone et al. (35) compared the runoff losses from equal rate preemergence and postemergence applications of atrazine under simulated rainfall conditions and found much greater losses from the preemergence treatments. This information shows there are additional water quality benefits to applying herbicides postemergence compared to preemergence since the ratio of maximum chlorimuron ethyl concentrations in the runoff water from the postemergence compared to the preemergence treatments was much less than the amounts applied.