Increase in harvested weight
Conference +21% more weight relative to control crop
Increase in fruit size
Average increase in size: 90% of the treated group had size 60-75 relative to 70% of the control crop having size 60-75
Increase in fruit weight
Average weight treated fruits 235 gr.
relative to 192 g for the control crop
HOW DOES IT WORK?
Spraying the GOOD FOR GREENS® plant growth regulator onto any crop ensures the absorption of the natural active ingredients by the leaf into the plant.
This includes all nutrients and minerals.
After absorption, this promotes cell division, root and shoot formation, flowering and also fruit formation.
This furthermore supports the natural defence mechanism of the crop.
In case you have any questions regarding Good For Greens® in relation to your crop or if you want to order, do not hesitate to contact us. All information is also available in the brochure and when you are interested, please take a look in the pilot file for details of the investigation. Please use the buttons below to find the information:
Fruit farmer Jan Hoekstra* is respected throughout the Dutch farming community for both his fruit-growing expertise and his sustainable approach to agriculture.
An early convert to First-Tree B.V.’s products, Hoekstra is convinced of their effectiveness:
Jan: ‘Three years ago, I started to treat a small area of cherries, apples and plums with GOOD FOR GREENS®. It was so successful that, the following year, I scaled up. This year, I’ve treated all of my fruit crops with GOOD FOR GREENS® — and I have no regrets. The people at First-Tree B.V. are reliable and their products produce higher yields and superior
* Hoekstra’s state-of-the-art fruit-growing company, located in Luttelgeest in Flevoland, specialises in cherries, plums, and apples. The company owns one of the largest orchards in the north of the Netherlands and supplies its produce to, among others, The Greenery auction, owned by Cooperative Coforta.
Hoekstra’s company has long been certified by Global G.A.P., which works to promote safe, environmentally sound agricultural practices. As a result, Hoekstra’s produce meets the most stringent international requirements regarding food safety, sustainability and quality.