Peach Leaf Curl: Its Nature and Treatment (Classic Reprint)

Peach Leaf Curl: Its Nature and Treatment (Classic Reprint)

by Newton B. Pierce
     
 
Excerpt from Peach Leaf Curl: Its Nature and Treatment

Primary Considerations Related to to Peach Leaf Curl; Introduction; General characteristics of the disease; Geographical distribution; Origin of the disease; Losses from the disease; Nature of Peach Leaf Curl; Physical conditions influencing the disease; The fungus causing the disease; Relations of the

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Excerpt from Peach Leaf Curl: Its Nature and Treatment

Primary Considerations Related to to Peach Leaf Curl; Introduction; General characteristics of the disease; Geographical distribution; Origin of the disease; Losses from the disease; Nature of Peach Leaf Curl; Physical conditions influencing the disease; The fungus causing the disease; Relations of the fungus to the host; History of The Treatment of Peach Leaf Curl; The European situation; Development of the present methods of treatment; Plan of Preventive Spray Work Conducted by the Department; Preliminary plans for the work; Spray work conducted in 1894; Spray work conducted in 1895; General consideration of sprays applied; Influence of Sprays on the Vegetation of the Trees; Saving of foliage from injury by curl; Comparisons of weight and color of foliage from sprayed and unsprayed trees; Growth of branches and leaf buds on sprayed and unsprayed trees; The development of new fruit buds and fruit spurs for the year following an attack of curl; Influence of Sprays on the Fruiting of the Trees; Thinning the fruit of sprayed trees; Gathering fruit of sprayed and unsprayed trees; Comparative quantity, quality, and cash value of fruit from sprayed and unsprayed trees; Comparative value of sprays in relation to fruit; Comparative size of fruit on sprayed and unsprayed trees; Color of sprayed and unsprayed fruit; Method of thinning and cost of picking peaches; Thinning by hand and by curl; Cost of picking peaches; The local action of curl on foliage and fruit; Records of trees sprayed on one side; Preventive Spray Work Conducted by Orchadists; General consideration of the auxiliary work; Notes on the auxiliary experiments in Michigan; Notes on the auxiliary experiments in Oregon; Notes on the auxiliary experiments in California; Notes on the auxiliary experiments in New York, Indiana, and other peach-growing States

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781331878780
Publisher:
FB &c Ltd
Publication date:
07/20/2015
Pages:
322
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.67(d)

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