Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Small-nut almonds: Progress in development of varieties consistently producing small sized nuts

Authors

Dale E. Kester
Robert W. Jones

Authors Affiliations

Dale E. Kester is Assistant Professor of Pomology, University of California, Davis; Robert Jones is Associate Horticulturist, U.S. D.A., Sacramento, California.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 9(8):6-6. DOI:10.3733/ca.v009n08p6. August 1955.

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Abstract

The California almond industry is faced with the problem of supplying relatively large quantities of small sized almonds for candy bar manufacture. Present varieties do not consistently produce sufficient amounts of the required sizes—and the supply fluctuates from year to year.

Kester D, Jones R. 1955. Small-nut almonds: Progress in development of varieties consistently producing small sized nuts. Hilgardia 9(8):6-6. DOI:10.3733/ca.v009n08p6
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