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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
In this issue of In Brief Global we cover kiwifruit post harvest copper sprays, thoughts about apple fruit colour, question if 2019 was a small fruit year, and look at the basics of grafting.
In this issue of In Brief Global we discuss digitizing fruit counting, orchard floor management and post harvest vineyard nutrition.