Posts Tagged ‘orchardists’

Editor’s Note: Don’t Make These Three U-Pick Season Mistakes

Don’t Make These Three U-Pick Season Mistakes

While Florida is having an “okay” peach season, Georgia and other growers in the deep south are grappling with the after effects of a lackluster chill-hour accumulation during the fall, compounded by a late freeze, and a current drought— basically your perfect storm for harvest season complications. Read More…

 

Editor’s Note: Helping Growers Manage Troublesome Diseases

celeste-sig-tpnOVER THE SUMMER, a workshop was hosted by the Clemson University Musser Fruit Research Center. During the workshop, about 100 attendees were able to learn more about peach-growing practices and what techniques will aid them in management of troublesome diseases, such as bacterial spot and brown rot. Read More…