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- Peifer, Lena, et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Scientia horticulturae 2018 v.233 pp. 526-531
- Malus domestica; alternate bearing; apples; deblossoming; flowering; fruit quality; fruit set; fruits; hail nets; harvest date; rotors; shade; solar radiation; spring; tractors; trees
- ... The objective of the present work was to investigate alternatives to chemical crop load management (CLM) for cv. ‘Gala Mondial’ to improve fruit quality, particularly fruit size and portion of class I and its effects on June drop and return bloom as well as evaluate fruit maturation with the new, non-invasive DA-meter. Moderately flowering apple trees cv.’Gala Mondial’ at Klein Altendorf under whi ...