Cherry articles

Deciduous fruit trees need sufficient winter chilling during dormancy for satisfactory bud break, fruit set and tree growth.

Aussie growers can learn a lot from the Northwest Cherry Growers' crop forecasting program (in the USA). Below is a sample of the type of information they gather, how they present it and how they use it to estimate the new season's crop.

Published in Crop/Growth management

In China, there is a species of fruit fly with remarkably similar habits to Qfly. It is the Oriental fruit fly Bactrocera dorsalis (OFF).

Published in Pests

Once the tree has settled after harvest, there is a good opportunity to provide food, especially if the tree is in storage mode.
The tree stores reserves in the roots and woody tissue and these reserves are critical to healthy growth in the spring.

Published in Nutrition

Application of Waiken gives apple and cherry growers greater control over bud break, flowering and time of maturity.
Depending on when it is applied, it can be used to bring forward, or to delay bud-break.

Published in Crop/Growth management

FELCO extends its product range with the release of two new models of curved pull-stroke saws.
The new saws will make work easier and more effective while sawing green wood.

Published in Tools

The Campagnola Cobra Pro has been designed and manufactured for utmost versatility in vineyard and tree fruit pruning applications.

Published in Tools

Recent expansion and investment in the Toro manufacturing facility is enabling local production of new and innovative irrigation products.

Published in Irrigation

With this year’s winter predicted to be unseasonably cold and long, now is the time to be thinking about protecting your crop.

Published in Frost

Bahco have released a new range of lightweight compact electric secateurs for professionals seeking precision and comfort whilst pruning.

Published in Tools

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