Gibberellic acid GA3 acts as a plant growth regulator on account of its physiological and morphological effects in extremely low concentrations. Translocated. Generally affects only the plant parts above the soil surface. Has a variety of applications, e.g. to improve fruit setting of clementines and pears (especially William pears); to loosen and elongate clusters and increase berry size in grapes; to control fruit maturity by delaying development of the yellow colour in lemons; to reduce rind stain and retard rind ageing in navel oranges; to counteract the effects of cherry yellows virus diseases in sour cherries; to produce uniform seedling growth in rice; to promote elongation of winter celery crop; to induce uniform bolting and increase seed production in lettuce for seed; to break dormancy and stimulate sprouting in seed potatoes; to extend the picking season by hastening maturity in artichokes; to increase the yield in forced rhubarb; to increase the malting quality of barley; to produce brighter-coloured, firmer fruit, and to increase the size of sweet cherries; to increase yields and aid harvesting of hops; to reduce internal browning and increase yields of Italian prunes; to increase fruit set and yields of tangelos and tangerines; to improve fruit setting in blueberries; to advance flowering and increase the yield of strawberries; and also a variety of applications on ornamentals. Application rates up to 80 g/a per application, depending on desired effect.
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→ We are a global company with more than 100,000 employees, all committed to our main goal: to feed the world!
→ Nourish life is our commitment. This is not limited to food production – it extends to projects, initiatives and causes we embrace. In order to deliver quality products, we have a team dedicated to innovating every day. We are more than 100,000 employees worldwide. A large team that has a global vision, without leaving aside the local needs.
→ Each member of our team is important to make us one of the largest food companies in the world. We are guided by values that serve as a compass for our work. Ethics in all actions, transparency in our value chain and innovation are non-negotiable points for us.
→ Our portfolio has more than 30 brands. Our brands represent the company around the world with a common purpose: to produce items with a quality standard that begins with the creation of our animals and ends at the table of our consumers.
→ But we do none of this alone: in addition to our employees, we have the support of more than 13 thousand integrated producers, more than 30 thousand suppliers (4 thousand only of grains, bran and oils) and more than 200 thousand customers.
→ Operating in this way, it potentiates small human acts and expands the possibilities of personal development. The renewal of relationships, in a collaborative and inclusive way, is made possible by the permeable contour that today integrates the whole world. This is our community, which is diverse, enterprising and passionate.
→ We work in all its processes in order to guarantee the quality and safety of its products. The company’s quality management system is widely used to certify its processes and units, as well as to update and test its operational governance.
→ In the supply chain, the company has a certification program, which is based on international certification requirements to encourage its partners and suppliers of direct materials to certify under the Global MGFSI (Global Food Safety Initiative) program.
→ In the field, our production processes are continuously verified and audited by its clients and international entities in the best practices of the area. As an example of excellence in its processes, the company has the Global G.A.P and ALO FREE stamps for agricultural production and Certified Humane and Gênesis animal welfare certifications.
→ Our factories are constantly audited and certified by extremely demanding customers. To ensure the highest quality production excellence, external audits are carried out frequently, believing the company in different international norms, be it environment or safety quality.
→ Concern about religious criteria is also part of the company.
All of our food products – a subsidiary of our production centres, the leader in meat supply are halal certified.