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

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

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

Management of root growth is an important method to control vegetative growth and production of fruit trees.
Regulation of water supply is a convenient way of achieving this management.

Published in Crop/Growth management

The names of many insecticidal plants seem to come from a cookbook: mint, rosemary, thyme and clove, and they are proven safe for mankind and the environment.

Published in Pests

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