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- Chaves, B.; Salazar, M. R.; Schmidt, T.; Dasgupta, N.; Hoogenboom, G.
- Acta horticulturae 2017 no.1160 pp. 335-340
- apples; cultivars; environmental factors; equations; flowering; fruits; growing season; heat sums; orchards; prediction; statistical models; temperature; trees; Washington (state)
- ... Fruit growth of an individual apples starts after petal and is affected by different environmental factors and orchard and tree management. Prediction of fruit size is critical for management and to prepare for postharvest processing and the logistics. The objective of this study was to develop a model to predict growth of an individual apple fruit as a function of the physiological time using cum ...