How to Control Weeds in Groundnut & Soybean with UPL Lagaam

UPL Lagaam for Soybean & Groundnut Weeds: Weeds are always a menace. They are the first things that cause a headache to soybean and groundnut farmers. Hence they have to take care of them first. These days it is very difficult to have manual labor. This is because of the rise in their wages and shortage. To overcome this, groundnut and soybean farmers have to have a better option, which is agro chemical herbicide. To help these farmers, UPL has come up with a post-emergent herbicide Lagaam. People often call it is as Lagam, but it is Lagaam. Today, we are going to let you know about the technical name, recommended dosage per liter, and other details of Lagaam Herbicide.

Lagaam for Soybean & Groundnut Weeds
Lagaam for Soybean & Groundnut Weeds

UPL Lagaam for Soybean & Groundnut Weeds:

Chemical Composition: UPL Lagaam has a unique technical. The technical name of Lagaam Herbicide is Imazethapyr. While the percentage of the active ingredient is 10. Coming to the formulation, Lagaam comes in Soluble Liquid or SL.

Recommended Dose: The recommended dose is different for both Soybean and Groundnut. In Soybean, it is around 400ml per acre. While in Groundnut, it is around 400-600ml per acre.

Target Crops: As far as the company is concerned, you can use only Soybean and Groundnut.

Target Weeds: Lagaam Herbicide can control both broad-leaved and grassy weeds. To know furthermore about target weeds, check the table below.

Mode of Action: UPL Lagaam is a systemic herbicide. The active ingredient enters the plant body and disrupts protein synthesis.

Time of Application: UPL Lagaam is a post-emergent herbicide. You have to use it when the weeds are 2-3 leaf stage.

Method of Application: Foliar Spray is the best and only method of application of UPL Lagaam Herbicide.

Packing Available: 250ml, 500ml, 1lt

Toxicity Label: Lagaam is a Green label product as it is slightly toxic.

Antidote: There is no specific antidote available for this UPL Lagaam. Hence if inhaled or ingested, treat symptomatically.

Lagaam for Soybean & Groundnut Weeds
Lagaam for Soybean & Groundnut Weeds

Benefits of Lagaam:

  • Broad spectrum herbicide in groundnut and Soybean
  • Longer duration results
  • Safe to applicator
  • Also cost-effective as the price of UPL Lagaam is affordable


  • One has to use protective gear while using this agro chemical.
  • One should not eat, drink, chew and smoke while using this insecticide.
  • Keep this product away from foodstuff and animal feed.
  • Do avoid direct contact with the mouth, eyes, and skin.

Recommended Dose of Lagaam for Soybean & Groundnut:

S. No.CropDosageWeedsTime of Application
1.Soybean400ml/acreCyperus difformis, Croton sperrsifiorus, Digeria arvensis, Echinochloa colonum, E.crusgalli, Euphorbia hirtaWhen weeds are at 2-3 leaf stage
2.Groundnut400-600ml/acreCommelina benghalensis, Cyperus difformis, Erogrostis pilosa, Eragrostis, Trianthema portulacastrum When weeds are at 2-3 leaf stage

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Lagaam Technical:

What are UPL Lagaam Uses?

Helps in Weeds Management in Soybean and Groundnut

What is UPL Lagaam Herbicide Price in India?

Around 650 rupees per 500ml

What is the technical of Amaze XL Liquid?

Imazethapyr 10% SL

This is all about the UPL Lagaam for Weeds in Groundnut and Soybean. While we hope you got the information that you are searching for the agro chemical Lagaam Herbicide of UPL.