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Grade "A" Apples: Water Relations in Apple Rootstocks and Scion Influence Fruit Yield and Quality

Posted by: Scott Trimble
July 20, 2021

Rootstocks could influence not only yield and vigor, but also water relations in scions. Water relations in rootstocks and scions play an important role in growing apple trees. However, it is not clear if hydraulics is influenced by xylem vessels' ...

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Dry Matter: The Key to Kiwifruit

Posted by: Scott Trimble
June 30, 2021

Kiwifruit has become commercially popular world-wide in the past four decades. The growing demand makes long transport and storage times inevitable. Dry matter is a reliable parameter to control harvest time and quality for many fruits. In the case of ...

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Reviving Rambutan: Practical Treatment Assessment with Gas Analysis

Posted by: Scott Trimble
June 17, 2021

Several physiological processes, including respiration, affect the quality and shelf life of fruit. The tropical fruit rambutan is an important cash crop. However, little research has been done on improving their postharvest quality. Recently, a group of scientists endeavored to ...

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Kiwifruit: From Blossom to Stem

Posted by: Scott Trimble
June 10, 2021

Kiwifruit is a relatively new commodity on the world stage, only growing popular within the last seventy years. These days, however, the fruit’s popularity and importance in international trade are well established, leading to increasing cultivation in reigons around the ...

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Respiration and Pest Management in Grain Storage

Posted by: Scott Trimble
June 3, 2021

Developing countries lose disproportionate amounts of grain due to insect attacks during storage. In the search for efficient solutions suitable for varying budgets, a team of Indian scientists investigated grain storage methods for black gram crops. Since respiration is the ...

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