Calif. Stone Fruits: Packout estimates revised, off 17%
- Growers' society visits farms to learn about top and soft fruit developments. // Horticulture Week;9/11/2008, p29
The article reports on the 2008 annual program by the Essex & Suffolk Fruit Growers' Society (ESFGS) in England. Part of the program is to visit farms to learn more about top and soft fruit development. First on the program is the GH Dean & Co. on the edge of Sittingbourne, where top fruit...
- HARVESTING AND FIELD PACKING OF TREE-RIPENED PEACH FRUITS, CRITICAL EVALUATION. GUARNIERI, A.; MARTELLI, R.; BERARDINELLI, A.; VANNINI, L. // Italian Journal of Food Science;2014, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p190
To satisfy consumer demand for riper fruits, a system for field packing stone fruits was set up based on an experimental electrical traction platform. Tree-ripened peaches and nectarines were sorted and field packed in plastic clamshell containers and delivered directly to retail outlets....
- Avocado Growers Reverse a Trend. // Saturday Evening Post;5/31/1952, Vol. 224 Issue 48, p12
The article reports on the action undertaken by the Calavo Growers of California regarding the good harvest of avocados in California. Due to the better production of avocado, the Calavo Growers which represents the avocado growers of the state initiate to inform the public regarding the matter....
- New flavors for stone fruits. Swezey, Lauren Bonar; Carrier, James // Sunset;Feb98, Vol. 200 Issue 2, p62
Presents information on pluots, peaches and nectarines. INSET: Sunset picks.
- Hungary fruit crop could reach 1 mln tons. // Hungary A.M.;7/10/2014, p3
The article reports that Hungarian Fruit and Vegetable Interprofessional Organization's head BÃ©la Martonffy is anticipating that Hungary's fruit crop could reach one million tons in 2014 partly due to mild winter.
- Harvesting, Enjoying and Sharing Prairie Fruit. Stewart, Getty // Prairie Garden;2012, Issue 73, p132
The article focuses on the author's view on the Fruit Share project in Winnipeg, Manitoba. She notes that she started the project due to the inspiration from fruit rescue programs including Calgary Harvest, Operation Fruit Rescue Edmonton and Victoria Fruit Tree Project. She mentions that Fruit...
- Queen for a Day. Moore, Victoria // GreenPrints;Autumn2014, Issue 99, p12
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of harvesting fruits such as pears, crabapples, and cherries from a friend's orchard.
- GARDENING CALENDAR. Finch, Calvin R. // Round Top Register;Winter2012/2013, p26
The article presents a guide for gardening which include proper care for flowering plants, harvesting of fruits and vegetables, during the months of December, January, and February.
- A SEA OF CRIMSON. // Yankee;Sep/Oct2015, Vol. 79 Issue 5, p52
The article talks about the ripen cranberries on vineyards that look like a sea of crimson, which is also a sign of their harvest.