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Cover photo for Apple Thinning Update: 4/30/19

Apple Thinning Update: 4/30/19

Output from the Carbon Balance Model for four sites in western NC (Apple Wedge, Flat Rock, Sugarloaf, and Moravian …

Cover photo for Post-Bloom Thinning Update: 4.28.19

Post-Bloom Thinning Update: 4.28.19

Post-Bloom Thinning Update The majority of post-bloom chemical thinning decisions will likely occur this week. The forecast calls for relatively …

Cover photo for Apple Thinning Update: 05/15/18

Apple Thinning Update: 05/15/18

The effects of chemical thinner applications that occurred ~2 weeks ago are apparent. A clear separation in fruit size …

Cover photo for Apple Thinning Update: 05/08/18

Apple Thinning Update: 05/08/18

In blocks that received chemical thinners last week, it is too early to assess the effect of this application. …

Cover photo for Apple Thinning Update: 4/25/18

Apple Thinning Update: 4/25/18

With some exceptions, most varieties had a moderate to heavy bloom density in western NC. While I would typically …