Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Precision planting for cannery tomatoes

Authors

D. M. May
Robert Curley

Authors Affiliations

Donald M. May is Farm Advisor, Fresno County; Robert Curley is Extension Agricultural Engineer, University of California, Davis.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 21(3):6-7. DOI:10.3733/ca.v021n03p6. March 1967.

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Abstract

A saving in both seeding and thinning costs can be obtained from precision planting of tomatoes to be harvested for canning. To make precision planting effective, other cultural practices also must be more precise - including a sufficient amount of surface moisture (to minimize crusting) and an absence of weeds

May D, Curley R. 1967. Precision planting for cannery tomatoes. Hilgardia 21(3):6-7. DOI:10.3733/ca.v021n03p6
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