There is no sustainably grown food without an operation that is able to sustain itself profitably.
We understand yield and quality are critical to your bottom line. As global food production increases to meet population growth, we know that you will need to produce more food with fewer resources, on the same amount of land.
Our plant growth regulators can help you extend your harvest period and protect your crops in storage to increase your yield. Here is a little bit about the products available to you:
ReTain® Plant Growth Regulator
ReTain® is the foundation of successful harvest management and post-harvest quality programs for apples and pears. ReTain is now registered for up to two applications prior to harvest. With up to two applications per acre per season, ReTain creates an extended harvest management period and opportunity for more marketable fruit. ReTain naturally inhibits biosynthesis of ethylene—a plant hormone that affects fruit maturation, ripening, drop and other processes.
MaxCel® Plant Growth Regulator
MaxCel® is a state-of-the-art PGR for use in post-bloom sizing and thinning programs. MaxCel helps fruit reach its full potential at packout—even difficult-to-size varieties such as Gala, Fuji and Empire, plus Bartlett and Bosc pears. The product’s specialized formulation offers superior coverage and absorption. Take your fruit to a whole new box size with MaxCel. MaxCel also increases yield and reduces alternate bearing in pistachios.
PoMaxa® Plant Growth Regulator
PoMaxa® Plant Growth Regulator is for use in PGR programs including with MaxCel for thinning and sizing, and with ReTain to maximize harvest management potential. PoMaxa is excellent for crop load management. A potent auxin-based formulation, PoMaxa is a versatile, convenient and proven pome fruit PGR.