Potato Sprout Control
- Kills sprout/peeper dead in its tracks, starting at the packingline and to the customers’ table.
- Over 90% sprout suppression can be achieved on Russet Burbank, Penta, and Norkotah potatoes, when optimum Eugenol residues are achieved.
- The overhead brush WEIR system proved to be the most effective application method in line delivering appropriate amounts of BIOX®-15EC, to successfully suppress sprouting on potatoes.
- Prevents re-growth of sprouts on shelves.
Biox®-15EC is an organic certified clove oil (Eugenol) based solution applied on the packing line and used as a sprout/peeper suppressant for the potato fresh market industry.