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Apple orchard fertigation trial: second season results


Swarts, N, Apple orchard fertigation trial: second season results, Australian Fruitgrower, Apple and Pear Australia Ltd, Melbourne, Australia, 8, 7, pp. 22-24. (2014) [Magazine Article]

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The results from the second season of a fertigation project run in an apple orchard at Lucaston, Tasmania, are in. The research aims to understand how efficiently apple trees use water and nitrogen and how the timing and rate of these can be manipulated to consistently produce high quality fruit.

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Item Type:Magazine Article
Keywords:nitrogen, apples, nutrition, fruit quality, firmness
Research Division:Agricultural, Veterinary and Food Sciences
Research Group:Horticultural production
Research Field:Horticultural crop growth and development
Objective Division:Plant Production and Plant Primary Products
Objective Group:Horticultural crops
Objective Field:Pome fruit, pip fruit
UTAS Author:Swarts, N (Dr Nigel Swarts)
ID Code:102127
Year Published:2014
Deposited By:Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture
Deposited On:2015-07-29
Last Modified:2015-07-29
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