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Daily Archives: July 23, 2012

2012 Peach Harvest

The 2012 peach harvest reference plant information is as follows: Redhaven   Peach Tree Weights (lbs) 2012 Reference Tree Row# Tree# Date R2T20 R3T29 R4T15 6/26/2012 35.00 2.50 15.25 7/2/2012 29.25 30.25 19.50 7/9/2012 10.50 12.00 3.50 7/13/2012 8.50 21.00 …

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Grape phenology and GDD accumulation

GDD base 50 accumulated since April 1 = +2319 (+509 departure from normal) at Mountain Grove http://agebb.missouri.edu/weather/reports/gddTable.asp March 2012 GDD base 50: 306+2319 = 2625 Phenology stages according to the Modified E-L system http://door.uwex.edu/files/2010/10/ModifiedEichhornLorennzsystem.pdf    

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