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Growth Regulators


Brevis® widens your application window for fruit thinning in apples and pears

Brevis Pack Shot

General Info

Unique mode of action

Brevis contains the unique active ingredient, metamitron, which inhibits photosynthesis to induce fruit thinning.

Greater flexibility 

Brevis provides greater flexibility during fruit thinning:

  • Effective over a wide temperature range (10°C to 25°C)
  • Wider application window (8 to 16 mm fruitlet diameter)
  • Apply up to two applications at a rate of 1.1 to 2.2 kg/ha (up to a maximum of 4.4 kg/ha per season)


Rainfast within two hours of application.


Orchard workers can re-enter the orchard once the spray has dried.

Compatible with IPM programs

No impact on beneficial insects and is compatible with IPM programs.

Nil withholding period

Brevis has no withholding period or export restrictions when used in accordance with label directions.