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Managing the storage season
How 1,4GROUP & 1,4SIGHT® can combat shrink, sprouting, bruising and rot
or over 25 years, 1,4GROUP, Inc.
has dedicated itself to providing
value-added customer solutions in potato
storage quality management, innovative
application techniques and shelf-life
extension through scientifically based
product development. Recently, we
sat down with 1,4GROUP's Canadian
Technical Representative, Bill Orr,
and 1,4GROUP's Global Director of
Research Development Innovation,
Bernd Frings, to get more insight on
how 1,4GROUP and its products are
beneficial for growers.
Q. Could you tell us about the
product, 1,4SIGHT®?
A. 1,4SIGHT®
is the only true
dormancy enhancer on the market. The
active ingredient, which " naturally "
occurs in the potato, is involved in the
dormancy process. The uptake of the
1,4SIGHT®
either maintain or re-introduce natural
dormancy. Incorporating 1,4SIGHT®
into a grower's storage treatment
program can result in unprecedented
Q. What are the secondary
benefits of using 1,4SIGHT®
A. Additional research after 1,4SIGHT®
ingredient after fogging will
's
first introduction to the industry has led
to the discovery of its " mode of action "
which is a gene activator in the potato.
This includes genes activated that help
to reduce respiration, weight loss, and
increase disease tolerance in the potato.
The reduced respiration translates to
reduced water and weight loss, which
in turn, will reduce the pressure bruise
aspects of the potato. The increased
disease tolerance of the potato is brought
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success when managing common storage
challenges problems.
Q. What are the primary benefits
of using 1,4SIGHT®
A. 1,4SIGHT®
was first introduced into
the market as a dormancy enhancer
targeted to bring an alternative sprout
control solution that would be " safe
and sustainable " vs. the widely used
carbamate herbicide CIPC. 1,4SIGHT®
on by a faster skin set established with
the use of 1,4SIGHT®
, and an actual
genetic tolerance triggered within the
potato itself.
The results are keeping the " field
fresh " quality of the potato at harvest
for over 10-12 months in storage.
1,4SIGHT®
has become the " market
leader " in Europe because of the unique
qualities it brings to the industry.
is
registered as a " sustainable biopesticide "
product that has become the premier
replacement in the EU market. This
primary benefit continues to allow the
industry to store potatoes for an extended
period of time and reduce food waste.
Q. What value can 1,4GROUP &
1,4SIGHT® provide for growers?
A. 1,4GROUP works side-by-side with
growers, storage managers, and applicators
throughout the U.S. and internationally to
customize storage treatment programs.
Our staff consist of innovative industry
leaders that continually strive to
develop methods to improve application
effectiveness and techniques. From small
in-house testing to commercial on-farm
sites, we are always looking to find a better
way to bring new " sustainable " products
to the market. 1,4SIGHT®
is an example
of the result of 1,4GROUP's dedication to
the industry. We offer a range of different
chemistry and organic/biologicals available
that suit each individual situation. Other
primary benefits of 1,4SIGHT®
include
helping maintain field fresh quality of
stored potatoes, which in turn, reduces
food waste.
You can learn more about 1,4GROUP
and 1,4SIGHT®
ADVERTISEMENT | © 2022 1,4GROUP, Inc.
at https://14group.com/
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