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Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1813/5069
Title: McIntosh Apple Crop Prediction Grower Sampling Instructions
Authors: Forshey, Chester
Keywords: McIntosh apple
crop prediction
grower sampling instructions
Issue Date: Mar-1977
Publisher: New York State Agricultural Experiment Station
Series/Report no.: New York's Food and Life Sciences Bulletin
65
Abstract: Apple fruits grow at a relatively uniform rate during much of the season. While many factors influence the rate of fruit growth, such as weather, tree vigor, crop load, etc., the interacting effects of these factors are fairly well established 2-3 months after bloom. Throughout the remainder of the season, the growth rate follows a predictable pattern. As a result, the harvest size of Mclntosh apples can be accurately predicted from fruit size measurements on August 1.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1813/5069
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