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Effect of harvesting with a trunk shaker and an abscission chemical on fruit detachment and defoliation of citrus grown under Mediterranean conditions

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Moreno, R.; Torregrosa, A.; Molto, E.; Chueca, P. (2015). Effect of harvesting with a trunk shaker and an abscission chemical on fruit detachment and defoliation of citrus grown under Mediterranean conditions. Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research. 13(1):1-12. doi:10.5424/sjar/2015131-6590

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Title: Effect of harvesting with a trunk shaker and an abscission chemical on fruit detachment and defoliation of citrus grown under Mediterranean conditions
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UPV Unit: Universitat Politècnica de València. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingeniería Agronómica y del Medio Natural - Escola Tècnica Superior d'Enginyeria Agronòmica i del Medi Natural
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Abstract:
Spain ranks as the world s leading exporter of citrus for fresh consumption. Manual harvest accounts for 50% of the total production costs. Mechanical harvest would increase labor productivity and benefits of growers. ...[+]
Subjects: Mechanization , Orange (Citrus sinsensis (L.) Osb) , Clementine (Citrus clementina Hort. ex Tan.) , Ethephon , Eficiency
Copyrigths: Reconocimiento (by)
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Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research. (issn: 1695-971X )
DOI: 10.5424/sjar/2015131-6590
Publisher:
Instituto Nacional de Investigación y Tecnología Agraria y Alimentaria (INIA)
Publisher version: https://dx.doi.org/10.5424/sjar/2015131-6590
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This work was partially funded by Instituto Valenciano de lnvestigaciones Agrarias (IVIA), Instituto Nacional de Investigacion y Tecnologia Agraria y Alimentaria de Espana (INIA) and by the European Regional Development ...[+]
Type: Artículo

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