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Managing crop load in deciduous trees

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Bound, S, Managing crop load in deciduous trees, Orchard plant protection guide for deciduous fruits in NSW 2019-20, NSW Department of Primary Industries, NSW, Australia, pp. 103-108. (2019) [Report Other]


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Abstract

Irregularity in cropping is a major economic constraint in many fruit tree orchards. Understanding the mechanisms involved in flowering and fruit set can help orchardists to manage crop loads, resulting in improved yields, fruit quality and returns.

Item Details

Item Type:Report Other
Keywords:crop load, thinning, fruit set, quality, biennial bearing
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:Bound, S (Dr Sally Bound)
ID Code:153660
Year Published:2019
Deposited By:TIA - Research Institute
Deposited On:2022-09-30
Last Modified:2022-09-30
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