Excel onion: Early maturing and of high quality, new variety proven good producer
AuthorsH. A. Jones
Bruce A. Perry
Glen N. Davis
Authors AffiliationsH. A. Jones is Horticulturist, United States Department of Agriculture; Bruce A. Perry is Entomologist, Texas Agricultural Experiment Station; Glen N. Davis is Associate Professor of Truck Crops and Associate Olericulturist in the Experiment Station, Davis.
Hilgardia 3(12):11-11. DOI:10.3733/ca.v003n12p11. December 1949.
Producing 35% more onions of high quality 10 to 14 days earlier than conventional Yellow Bermudas, with fewer bolters, doubles and splits, off-colors and other undesirables, is the record of Yellow Bermuda 986.
Also in this issue:Dairy products: California's manufactured products in relation to those of other areas
Dwarf resistant alfalfa: Seed of new California Common 49 to be released next season for commercial hay production in certain areas
Hybrid corn: Resistant to ear rot and adapted to California conditions possible through science of genetics
Soluble salt injury to gardenia: Often traced to excessive use of chemical fertilizers or to salts in the water supply
Almond meats and hulls: New and improved uses for larger-sized meats and for hulls subjects of investigations
Potato nutrition studies: Investigations on the chemical composition of white potatoes grown in Kern County
Further investigations on avocado decline: Effect of oxygen supply in nutrient solution on avocado and citrus seedlings studied in greenhouse tests
Potatoes for poultry: Value of dried potatoes as feed for chicks and poults investigated
Factors affecting the price of watermelons at Los Angeles
Factors affecting the price of Gravenstein apples at Sebastopol