Effect of Dikegulac on Pecan Shuck Dehiscence and Number of Spring Shoots1

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Ray E. WorleyUniversity of Georgia, Coastal Plain Station, Tifton, GA 31794

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Dikegulac, when applied in the fall of a dry year, did not enhance shuck dehiscence of pecan (Carya illinoensis (Wang.) K. Koch but did promote increased numbers of new shoots on young trees the next spring.

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Received for publication October 3, 1979. Supported by State and Hatch funds allocated to the Georgia Agricultural Experiment Stations.

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