Platina

Directions for use following the official label in the United Kingdom

N.B. The practical Globachem recommandations deviate from the official label.

Sweet cherries and red currants

To ameliorate the fruit quality and to raise the amount of marketable fruits, by improving the crack sensitivity of sweet cherries and red currants.

Dose rate and special application modalities

  • Dose rate: 1 to 1,5 l/ha orchard, depending on the tree height.
  • Start the treatment at the beginning of the red colouring (ca. 20 days before the harvest).
  • Repeat the treatment several times with an interval of 7 to 10 days, dependent on the rainfall. Max. 3 applications.
  • When rainfall is forecasted, an extra treatment 2 days before rainfall should be made if the latest treatment was more than 5 days ago.
  • Water amount: the cherries have to be sprayed dripping wet. It is advised to adjust the amount of water and PLATINA according to this.

Pears

To ameliorate the fruit quality and the fruit size in pears.

Dose rate and special application modalities

  • Dose rate: 1,5 l/ha orchard
  • Treatment: 3 weeks after full flowering
  • Water amount: 300 litres/ha

 Spray PLATINA not in combination with Copper compounds.