An Effective System for Brushing Vegetable Transplants for Height Control

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  • 1 Research Assistant, Department of Horticulture, Georgia Experiment Station, University of Georgia, Griffin, GA 30223-1797.
  • 2 Assistant Professor, Department of Horticulture, Georgia Experiment Station, University of Georgia, Griffin, GA 30223-1797.

A brushing system for vegetable transplants that is adjustable, easy to use, and provides uniform brushing action was designed and constructed. Using this system, the height of several species and cultivars of vegetable transplants was reduced 15% to 50%. Quality and uniformity also were improved, and edge effects on growth were reduced.

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