Precision planting for cannery tomatoes
AuthorsD. M. May
Authors AffiliationsDonald M. May is Farm Advisor, Fresno County; Robert Curley is Extension Agricultural Engineer, University of California, Davis.
Hilgardia 21(3):6-7. DOI:10.3733/ca.v021n03p6. March 1967.
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
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