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Cling peach irrigation


K. Uriu
L. Werenfels
G. Post
A. Retan
D. Fox

Authors Affiliations

K. Uriu is Associate Pomologist, Department of Pomology; L. Werenfels is Extension Irrigation Technologist, University of California, Davis. G. Post is Sutter County Farm Advisor; A. Retan is Butte County Farm Advisor; D. Fox was Yuba County Farm Advisor.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 18(7):10-11. DOI:10.3733/ca.v018n07p10. July 1964.

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Irrigation recommendations fo,r peaches have been based mainly on experimental work carried out 30 to 40 years ago. Today's yield potentials make these early recommendations questionable. A higher level of soil moisture has been found to result in larger fruit size and increased vegetative growth.

Uriu K, Werenfels L, Post G, Retan A, Fox D. 1964. Cling peach irrigation. Hilgardia 18(7):10-11. DOI:10.3733/ca.v018n07p10
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