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Amanda J. Vance and Bernadine C. Strik

evaporative cooling if necessary [15 gal/h sprinkler heads (Supernet; Netafim USA, Fresno, CA)], was used for this trial. Two methods of application were evaluated: 1) 2 qt/acre applied with an airblast sprayer (Rears Manufacturing) in 50 gal/acre water, 2) 2

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Esmaeil Fallahi, Bahar Fallahi, Bahman Shafii, and Zabihollah Zamani

( Fallahi et al., 2011 ; Greene and Autio, 1993 ), fruit bagging ( Fallahi et al., 2001 ), evaporative cooling ( Williams, 1993 ), and the use of reflective film to increase the intensity of light into the tree canopy ( Ju et al., 1999 ). However, the high

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Rocío Leyva, Christian Constán-Aguilar, Begoña Blasco, Eva Sánchez-Rodríguez, Teresa Soriano, and Juan M. Ruíz

, ventilation, and evaporative cooling affect the greenhouse microclimate ( Kittas et al., 2001 ), demonstrating that shading ( Baille et al., 2001 ) and evaporative cooling ( Katsoulas et al., 2009 ) are effective in relieving greenhouse heat load under dry and

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Johann S. Buck, Chieri Kubota, and Merle Jensen

production operation of a single-layer, polyethylene-covered greenhouse (with no shading nor evaporative cooling) adopted high EC nutrient solution on their cherry tomato plants to enhance the flavor of cherry tomatoes, but experienced large reductions in

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Michael Wisniewski, D. Michael Glenn, Lawrence Gusta, and Michael P. Fuller

(offscale). This is the result of the wet leaf surface being subject to evaporative cooling.( B ) Uncoated plant (right) frozen at ≈–2.5 °C as evidenced by the warmer leaf temperature resulting from the heat of fusion generated during the freezing process

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Lee Kalcsits, Gregory van der Heijden, Michelle Reid, and Katie Mullin

. The planting density was 1.8 × 4.2 m, and the trees were trained to a single axis. The orchard relies on irrigation, and there was only one rain event, on 17 May. Evaporative cooling was used in the orchard starting 16 June 2015. Evaporative cooling

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H.M. Mathers, S.B. Lowe, C. Scagel, D.K. Struve, and L.T. Case

absorb heat from the large influx of solar radiation ( Ruter, 1999 ). Black absorbs almost all radiation and reflects very little, and the nonporous nature of plastic allows for no evaporative cooling from container sides ( Beattie et al., 1987 ; Ruter

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Meng-Shiun Tsai, Tan-Cha Lee, and Pai-Tsang Chang

. 17 269 282 Gindaba, J. Wand, S.J.E. 2005 Comparative effects of evaporative cooling, kaolin particle film, and shade net on sunburn and fruit quality in apples HortScience 40 592 596 Glenn, D.M. Prado, E. Erez, A. McFerson, J. Puterka, G.J. 2002 A

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David A. Felicetti and Larry E. Schrader

incidence of sunburn browning by using management practices that keep fruit from attaining a high peel temperature, or that block or reflect harmful ultraviolet radiation. Practices available include overhead evaporative cooling and use of sprayable sunburn

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David H Suchoff, Christopher C. Gunter, Jonathan R. Schultheis, Matthew D. Kleinhenz, and Frank J. Louws

bench to account for any temperature gradient moving away from the evaporative cooling pad. All treatments were watered daily to allow for proper root establishment for the first five days. Irrigation treatments were applied following this five