In Brief Global – Issue No. 416

In this edition of In Brief Global, our horticulture consultants discuss what the recent hot days mean as well as the impacts of extreme weather events, such as flooding and hail.

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In Brief Global – Issue No. 415

In this issue of In Brief Global, we explore the idea of creating habitats for beneficial insects, look at developments on spray drift in Europe, reflect on fruit size, effects of waterlogged blocks and managing hail damage in vineyards.

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In Brief Global – Issue No. 414

In this issue of AgFirst’s In Brief Global horticulture update, we look at how climate change means average Springs are rare, share our thoughts on flowering and fruit size and discuss the impact of hail.

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In Brief Global – Issue No. 413

In this issue, we look at the importance of taking photos to track progress, spraying pointers, the importance of water budgets and some findings from a recent trip to South Africa.

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In Brief Global – Issue No. 412

In this issue of In Brief Global we remind you about frost protection during spring, highlight the importance of nitrogen for fruitset, ask what is next for NZ growers to focus on improving and we take a look at soil moisture.

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In Brief Global – Issue No. 409

In this issue of In Brief Global we discuss application of Hicane, the effectiveness of Advance Gold and electro-magnetic mapping. We summarise a recent international horticulture immersion program and look at mapping from a worms-eye view.

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In Brief Global – Issue No. 408

In this issue of In Brief Global we look at the makeup of healthy soils and discuss our involvement in Young Grower and Young Farmer of the year events. 

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In Brief Global – Issue No. 407

In this issue of In Brief Global we describe winter chill units, the results of using multi-leader v-trellis systems, mapping orchard and vineyard variability using satellite imagery and thoughts on horticulture in China.

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In Brief Global – Issue No. 406

In this issue of In Brief Global we question whether to fix or float interest rates, give tips on planting and storing trees and summarise the 2019 Summerfruit Conference. 

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In Brief Global – Issue No. 405

In this issue of In Brief Global we discuss the ‘one for one’ rule with kiwifruit pruning, summarise the LandWISE 2019 conference and talk ideas on reducing your environmental footprint. 

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