Hilgardia
Hilgardia
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Hilgardia

Russeting of bartlett pears: Experiments in 1953 indicate some factor other than copper in fire blight control is cause of russeting

Authors

R. W. Harris
W. H. Griggs

Authors Affiliations

R. W. Harris is Assistant Professor of Pomology, University of California, Davis; W. H. Griggs is Associate Professor of Pomology, University of California, Davis.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 8(3):6-16. DOI:10.3733/ca.v008n03p6. March 1954.

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Abstract

Copper dusts–applied to Bartlett pear trees during the blossoming period– were not the primary cause of fruit russet, during the 1953 season.

Harris R, Griggs W. 1954. Russeting of bartlett pears: Experiments in 1953 indicate some factor other than copper in fire blight control is cause of russeting. Hilgardia 8(3):6-16. DOI:10.3733/ca.v008n03p6
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