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Matthew Arrington and Lisa Wasko DeVetter

inconsistently affect leaf and fruit Ca levels and has had no effect on berry yield, size, or firmness based on studies conducted in Michigan ( Hanson and Berkheimer, 2004 ). However, there is risk when applying commercial Ca-containing foliar fertilizers

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Jeffrey G. Williamson and D. Scott NeSmith

shown). Table 5. Effect of CPPU on berry yield and mean fresh weight of three southern highbush cultivars in 2001. In 2001, seasonal mean berry fresh weights of ‘Star’ and ‘Santa Fe’ were increased by all CPPU treatments ( Table 5 ). Mean

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Juran C. Goyali, Abir U. Igamberdiev and Samir C. Debnath

. The growth habit especially the rhizome and branch number, fruit size and berry yield propagated by TC have been reported ( Goyali et al., 2013 ; Jamieson and Nickerson, 2003 ; Morrison et al., 2000 ); however, little is known about antioxidant

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Amanda J. Vance, Patrick Jones and Bernadine C. Strik

39 272 275 Chen, Y. Smagula, J.M. Litten, W. Dunham, S. 1998 Effect of boron and calcium foliar sprays on pollen germination and development, fruit set, seed development, and berry yield and quality in lowbush blueberry ( Vaccinium angustifolium Ait

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Ali Akbar Ghasemi Soloklui, Ali Gharaghani, Nnadozie Oraguzie and Armin Saed-Moucheshi

Buckthorn ( Hippophaë rhamnoides ) gentics of berry yield, quality and plant cold hardiness. Univ. Helsinki, Section of Plant Breeding, Acad. Diss. Vol. 11, 1–48 Thomashow, M.F. 1999 Plant cold acclimation: Freezing tolerance genes and regulatory mechanisms

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Michele R. Warmund, Jeanne D. Mihail and Kaley Hensel

-grown plants. Using a typical planting density (2688 plants/ha), berry yields reported herein, and a selling price of $2.27/kg of fruit (M. Warmund, personal communication), the estimated loss of income due to rust infection is $225 to $256/ha for ‘Bob Gordon

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Laura A. Levin, Kelly M. Langer, David G. Clark, Thomas A. Colquhoun, Jeri L. Callaway and Howard R. Moskowitz

focused on supply chain traits like berry yield, shipping quality, and size ( Qin et al., 2008 ). Meanwhile traits like berry flavor, aroma, and texture have been widely underused ( Duffy, 2007 ; Ulrich, 2010 ). From the industry perspective this concept

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Hilary A. Sandler and Carolyn J. DeMoranville

higher berry yield and greater number of berries compared with more heavily pruned treatments. However, the amount of vine weight removed from our high pruning treatment was less than that in their light pruning treatment (0.54 vs. 0.80 ton

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Nauja Lisa Jensen, Christian R. Jensen, Fulai Liu and Karen K. Petersen

according to the actual evaporative demand. However, when applying deficit irrigation (DI), irrigating with an amount lower than the full plant water requirement, a significant reduction in berry yield occurred at even moderate decreases in soil water

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Bernadine C. Strik and Amanda J. Vance

-chill blueberries HortScience 44 1538 1541 Chen, Y. Smagula, J.M. Litten, W. Dunham, S. 1998 Effect of boron and calcium foliar sprays on pollen germination and development, fruit set, seed development, and berry yield and quality in lowbush blueberry ( Vaccinium