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Innovations in Peach Training Systems
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Innovations in Peach Training Systems

James Schupp, Ph.D., Tara Baugher

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This video discusses the Quad V and Hex V fruiting wall systems. More
Peach trees are in full bloom in many orchards, while apple trees are at the tight cluster stage.
Orchard Frost - Assessing Fruit Bud Survival - Articles Articles

Orchard Frost - Assessing Fruit Bud Survival

Tara Baugher, James Schupp, Ph.D.

Following a freeze event in your orchard, focus on bud survival by using a technique Jim Schupp adapted from strategies to adjust crop load at thinning time. More
Spotted lanternfly on apple in Berks County, PA in October 2017. Photo: Erica Smyers, Penn State
Spotted Lanternfly on Grapes and Tree Fruit - Articles Articles

Spotted Lanternfly on Grapes and Tree Fruit

Julie Urban, Dave Biddinger, Ph.D., Ed Rajotte, Ph.D.

Biology, management and slowing the spread of the spotted lanternfly on grapes and tree fruit in the Mid-Atlantic Region. More
The Apple Orchard System Blueprint
The Apple Orchard System Blueprint - Videos Videos

The Apple Orchard System Blueprint

Tara Baugher, James Schupp, Ph.D.

9:19

The Penn State Extension Tree Fruit team has identified seven fundamental components of a successful intensive apple system “blueprint.” More