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- Raimundo, Fernando, et al. Show all 9 Authors
- Scientia horticulturae 2018 v.238 pp. 177-186
- Castanea; crude protein; cultivars; fruits; irrigation systems; nutritive value; orchards; sensory properties; starch; sugars; Portugal
- ... In the northeast of Portugal there is a tendency to introduce irrigation system on the chestnut orchards but the effect of irrigation on the chestnut’s quality has not been studied yet. This study aims to evaluate the effect of irrigation on the ‘Judia’ cultivar chestnuts quality concerning its chemical composition, fruit size and tastiness. Three treatments were applied during 2015 and 2016: the ...