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California Pistachios: Dormancy Studies – Fuzzy Findings

California Pistachios: Dormancy Studies – Fuzzy Findings Updated

👤By Bob Beede, UCCE Farm Advisor, Emeritus, Kings County, California 🕔Dec 29, 2017

Tests continue using winter-applied kaolin clay or calcium carbonate-based materials to either reflect solar radiation or diffuse as a way to improve dormancy. Results from David Doll, UCCE Farm Advisor, Merced County, and Valley Orchard Management, showed a 200 to

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California Pistachios: Model Correlates Yield Potential To Chilling

California Pistachios: Model Correlates Yield Potential To Chilling

👤By Craig Kallsen, Citrus, Pistachios/Subtropical Horticulture Advisor, Kern County, California 🕔Apr 12, 2017

After 22 years in working with pistachios, I have not found any of the methods available for estimating whether the fall and winter chill requirement had been met to be of much help in predicting how the pistachios in the

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California Tree Crops: Chilling Requirements in Chill Portions

🕔Jan 23, 2015

Under the chill portions model of measuring chill for tree crops, how much chill do you need?

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