Platina, your guarantee against cracking of sweet cherries and red currants
Thicker pears every year
Bigger grapes with a more attractive shape

Globachem has developed a completely new, innovative and environmentally-friendly product: PLATINA.
PLATINA is a foliar fertiliser, based upon a plant-available amino acid, L-tryptofane.

Your advantages

  • Sweet cherries and red currants:
    • Reduced cracking
    • Increased fruit weight, without increased cracking
    • Accelerated maturing
  • Pears:
    • Thicker fruit (on average 6 grams!)
    • Better prices as a result 

Application

  • Sweet cherries:
    • 1 to 1.5 l/ha Platina 50, apply before rainfall
    • Varieties that crack early: at the beginning of red colouring (ca. 20 days before the harvest), max. of 3 applications
    • Varieties that crack late: from ca. 10 days before the harvest; repeat once in case of heavy rainfall
  • Pears:
    • Only 1 application, ca. 3 weeks after full blossoming; 1.5 litres Platina 50 per ha
    • Under fertile weather conditions (18°C)
    • Ideally combined with Globaryll 100 in the spray schedule

Practical information

Presentation content “Platina against cracking of sweet cherries”

  • Platina composition and formulation
  • Platina against cracking of sweet cherries
    • Background to cracking of sweet cherries
    • Platina – Use on cherries
    • Trial results
  • Platina – Accelerated maturing in cherries
    • Background
  • Trial results cracking and maturing
  • Attention

Presentation content “Platina for thicker pears”

  • Platina composition and formulation
  • Directions for use
  • Trial results
  • Platina combined with Globaryll 100
    • Directions for use
    • Trial results
  • Recommendations
  • Attention

Directions for use

The directions for use of PLATINA are different for each country and each crop. At the present time, GIBB Plus is available in Belgium, Germany, Greece, Hungary, the Netherlands, Poland, Slovakia, Spain, the Czech Republic and the United Kingdom.

The directions for use for the following countries and crops:

  • Belgium: PLATINA (50 g/l L-tryptofaan) – in Dutch and French
    • Use on sweet cherries and red currants
    • Use on pears
  • Netherlands: PLATINA 33 (33 g/l L-tryptofaan) – in Dutch
    • Use on sweet cherries and red currants
    • Use on pears
  • United Kingdom: PLATINA 50 (50 g/l L-tryptofaan) – in English
    • Use on sweet cherries and red currants
    • Use on pears

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