Dr. Al Ogeron and Dr. Kenneth Gravois fo the LSU AgCenter have put together a sugarcane ripener recommendation package. Chemical ripeners for sugarcane in Louisiana provide an important benefit. When properly applied, ripeners can maximize recoverable sugar and minimize cane yield (tonnage) losses. Read the entire package at the LSU AgCenter Website.
Or download the .pdf file here: LSU AgCenter Sugarcane Ripener Recommendations