Milestone™ herbicide for the professional vegetation manager delivers highly selective control of invasive broadleaf weed species with low use rates, tank-mix flexibility and a liquid formulation.


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Milestone is a herbicide designed for the management of invasive species and broad-spectrum, broadleaf weed control for roadside, rights-of-way and other non-crop vegetation control. 

Why use Milestone?

Invasive weed control

Controls a wide range of invasive broadleaf weeds.


When applied at recommended rates, provides effective control of labeled weeds and does not harm grass or desirable plant species.

Tank mixability

Excellent tank mix partner with Torpedo, EsplAnade, Arsenal and VP480 for total vegetation control.


Now registered in the following provinces:

  • Registered
  • Unregistered

Technical Specifications

  • Application Method

    Spot applications

  • Approved Use

    Refer to the Milestone label for complete use instructions.
    Refer to the Controlled Weeds list for the full list of weeds.

    Tree safety
    Milestone should NOT be used over the top of desirable trees. Application may be made up to the drip line (outermost edge of the branches) of desirable trees. Use additional caution around lateral root systems, shallow rooting species and those that propagate vegetatively through layering.

  • Rates
    • One case treats 40 ha or 100 ac at the highest labelled rate (2x10L jugs per case)
    For best results, apply Milestone at 0.5 L/ha.
    • Water Volume
    - Broadcast Applications - Apply in a minimum of 200L/ha total solution.
    - Individual Plant Applications - 5mL of Milestone in 10L of water. Thoroughly wet, but not to the point of runoff.
  • Application Timing

    • Apply to target weeds when they are actively growing.
    • Only weeds present at the time of application will be controlled.
    • Apply to actively growing weeds, after emergence, prior to flowering.

    Rainfast: 2 Hours

  • Herbicide Group

    Group 4

  • Grazing

    There is no restriction on livestock and wildlife grazing treated areas.

  • Tank Mixes

    • Registered tank mix with 2,4-D for enhanced spectrum of control.

    • Milestone at 0.5 L/ha tank mixed with 2,4-D Amine will provide activity on the following additional species:

    – Annual sow thistle

    – Blue lettuce

    – Bluebur

    – Bull thistle

    – Burdock (<4 leaf)

    – Buttercup

    – Cocklebur

    – Common plantain

    – Common tansy

    – Curled dock (<4 leaf)

    – Dandelion

    – Flixweed

    – Goat’s-beard

    – Gumweed

    – Hawkweed

    – Hoary cress

    – Peppergrass

    – Perennial sow thistle

    – Ragweed

    – Stinging nettle

    – Sweet clover

    Refer to product label for complete use directions.


    • Tank mix Milestone with VP480, Arsenal, or EsplAnade for applications where total vegetation control is desired. Refer to product label for rates.

    • Other tank mixes, such as OcTTain XL and Torpedo, can be supported under the PMRA tank-mix policy. Please contact your Corteva Agriscience representative.

  • Additional Information

    Optimizing Performance:

    Apply to actively growing weeds. Avoid applying to plants under stress. 


Labels (PDF)
Milestone Herbicide Label
Herbicide Milestone étiquette principale

Safety Data Sheets (PDF)
Milestone Herbicide SDS
Herbicide Milestone fiche signalétique

View Additional Resource Material (PDF)
Vegetation Management Guide
Milestone Herbicide Use Around Trees
Tank Mixing - FAQ
Guide de gestion de la végétation

Before use and for complete product information, please read and follow label directions.

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