Armament FW is the brand of natural glycinebetaine (GB), formulated by FW Agronomy. When used in agricultural & horticultural applications on a range of crops, Glycinebetaine (GB) is a proven solution to improve drought, heat, salt tolerance and a protectant of plants against frost. Armament FW has also demonstrated success in reducing cracking of fruits in regions including Spain and Australia.
- What does an osmolyte do?
Maintains water balance in cells, helps prevent cellular dehydration
Quickly transported during osmotic stress into the cell or synthesized in the cell
Increases the osmotic strength of the cell
Has no adverse effect on cell function
Protects macromolecules (e.g. cellular enzymes) from osmotic inactivation
- Results from Armament FW
Reduced flower drop, due to heat
Improved water use
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