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Lisa E. Richardson-Calfee, J. Roger Harris, and Jody K. Fanelli

spring. This finding supports the hypothesis of Watson et al. (1986) regarding the shedding of temporary roots. Finally, results of this study indicate that root systems of nontransplanted field-grown trees exhibit different growth dynamics than trees

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Samuel E. Wortman, Michael S. Douglass, and Jeffrey D. Kindhart

calcium (Dyna Gold Calcium 8.25%; Chemical Dynamics, Plant City, FL), seaweed extract (Organic Seaweed Extract; Maxicrop USA, Elk Grove Village, IL), and magnesium sulfate. In the LO and LO + V treatments, strawberries were fertigated five times per week

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Longyi Yuan, Deying Li, Yang Gao, and Wenjing Xiao

same results were observed with a mixture of different species ( Ebdon and Skogley, 1985 ; Gibeault et al., 1993 ; Horgan et al., 2007 ; Hunt and Dunn, 1993 ; Juska and Hanson, 1959 ). Information is lacking on the shifts of population dynamics of

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D. Michael Glenn and Carole Bassett

and Δ ( Fig. 3A ) that can only be detected by Δ and δ in conjunction with ASH analysis. Rather than a substitute for Δ in assessing WUE, ASH analysis adds an additional dimension to understanding the dynamics of WUE in apple. This work has identified

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Said A. Hamido, Kelly T. Morgan, Robert C. Ebel, and Davie M. Kadyampakeni

, 2004 ). Thus, SF measurements play an important role in understanding the dynamics of plant water flow in irrigated crops ( Smith and Allen, 1996 ). The use of nondestructive SF and Ψ measurement methods are exceptionally suited for determining crop

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Jerald K. Pataky and Paul M. Richter

is a logical basis from which to hypothesize that silk dynamics play an important role in resistance to infection of ovaries by U. maydis . Snetselaar et al. (2001) demonstrated clearly that ovaries are protected from U. maydis infection when

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Karen Mesa, Sara Serra, Andrea Masia, Federico Gagliardi, Daniele Bucci, and Stefano Musacchi

. Loescher et al. (1990) noted that treatments like defoliation or pruning performed in the orchard affect mainly roots in terms of depletion of stored carbohydrates. In one of the first studies on carbohydrate reserve dynamics in pear trees, Cameron (1923

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Dilma Daniela Silva, Richard C. Beeson Jr., and Michael E. Kane

growth has mainly focused on herbaceous plants; thus, all concepts are not necessarily applicable to woody species. Developing a clearer understanding of bud dynamics and their type-specific contributions under undisturbed conditions is a necessary

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Anna Marín, Anne Plotto, Lorena Atarés, and Amparo Chiralt

Airbrush; TCP Global, San Diego, CA) and left to dry at room temperature. Then, the grids were placed in plastic sealed boxes for incubation at 20 °C and 85% relative humidity (RH) for 7 or 9 d. Population dynamics of L. plantarum over storage. The

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David M. Butler, Gary E. Bates, and Sarah E. Eichler Inwood

well explored, especially for vegetable cropping systems. Given the paucity of information relating to crop performance and soil quality dynamics in RT organic production systems, information on these systems is needed to facilitate adoption across