Controlled atmosphere conditions with lower oxygen and higher carbon dioxide levels decrease metabolism and fruit breakdown. Young tree fruit are susceptible to russet and misshapen fruit which is often unmarketable. References and Resources Drought tolerance of apple rootstocks: Fruit should be placed into cold immediately after harvest. There were two types of symptoms.
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Apple maggot fly emergence in western New York. Medium sized fruit with light green almost completely covered with crimson skin, smooth and dry. May 8, Nikki Rothwell With the recent rains and warming temperatures, tree development is starting to move along; growers are finishing pruning and removing brush. Fuji apples growing on light crop trees mature earlier than on well-cropped trees by as much as 10 days. The ones here are over ripe and have become grainy, but still good for juicing. This variety needs prompt and adequate thinning to ensure good fruit size.
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Bakers Delicious Pollination group 2. Tree is very upright and spurry. Important commercially due to its late keeping properties, fairly hardy, moderately vigorous, produces spurs freely. Apple trees are spaced according to rootstocks, varieties and altitude. About an hour before planting, soak tree roots to hydrate them. Pollination group 5, triploid.
Ambrosia is a new cultivar creating grower, buyer, and consumer interest. Season of use November — December. Medium-sized crisp fruits have a good red flush, crops well in most regions. A sport of one of the most popular cooking apples. Ripe fruit is deliciously sweet, with rich, intense aromatic flavour and deep cream, juicy flesh. Was taken to the New World in New strains may be 1 or 2 pick varieties.