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Huimin Zhang, Hongguang Yan, Cuixiang Lu, Hui Lin, and Quan Li

generated by sterol, glycerol resin, etc., and δ 2.4–0.8 signals represent aliphatic hydrogens. Fig. 1. 1 H-NMR spectra of sweet cherry tree leaves under rain-shelter cultivation. Fig. 2. 1 H-NMR spectra of sweet cherry tree leaves under open

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Clinton C. Shock, Erik B.G. Feibert, and Lamont D. Saunders

soil moisture depletion was allowed to reach 90% of the available water during the second half of the season. Using rain shelters, Dragland (1974) showed that onion yield reductions were more pronounced with 3 weeks of water stress at the beginning of

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Xin Zhao and Edward E. Carey

High tunnels are greenhouse-like structures that provide a protected environment (e.g., rain shelter, temperature moderation, and wind protection) for crop production throughout the year. Management of high tunnels differs considerably from that of

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Mary A. Rogers and Annette L. Wszelaki

early blight is increased by leaf wetness, inoculum density, and age of the plant; host plant susceptibility also varies by variety ( Vloutoglou and Kalogerakis, 2000 ). High tunnel systems provide shelter from rain and soil splashing, thus may decrease

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Nobutaka Shiraiwa, Kaori Kikuchi, Ichiro Honda, Masayoshi Shigyo, Hiroko Yamazaki, Daisuke Tanaka, Kenji Tanabe, and Akihiro Itai

.N. Mander (Australian National University, Canberra, Australia). Quantification of endogenous gibberellins. ‘Cho-etsu’ was planted in 10-L plastic boxes on 11 Aug. 2003 and grown under natural conditions in a rain-shelter plastic house until 15 Oct. Plants

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Kevin Lombard, Bernd Maier, Franklin J. Thomas, Mick O’Neill, Samuel Allen, and Rob Heyduck

Farmington, NM. Regional climate is high desert, semiarid (due to nearby mountainous rain shadow effect) with a mean annual precipitation of 8.16 inches (207.264 mm) ( Smeal, 2006 ). Daily diurnal temperature variation is extreme, easily swinging 20 °C

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Ah-Chiou Lee, Fang-Shin Liao, and Hsiao-Feng Lo

lettuce has increased in recent years due to it having fewer pests and diseases than other leafy vegetables grown under local hot and humid climates. This is especially true for production in high tunnels, which provide rain shelter, wind protection, and

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Hyungmin Rho, Paul Colaizzi, James Gray, Li Paetzold, Qingwu Xue, Bhimanagouda Patil, and Charles Rush

vegetables have not been adequately investigated in this region. To protect crops from these abiotic and biotic threats, HT production systems have been suggested to ensure sustainable and stable cultivation of high-value crops in the region ( Lee et al

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Gina M. Angelella, Laura Stange, Holly L. Scoggins, and Megan E. O’Rourke

indian blanket and purple coneflower, might also benefit from shelter by residue on the surface of no-till fields. In fact, wind-distributed weeds tend to be more prevalent in no-till than in tilled systems ( Derksen et al., 1993 ; Froud-Williams et al

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Chun-hui Shi, Xiao-qing Wang, Xue-ying Zhang, Lian-ying Shen, Jun Luo, and Yu-xing Zhang

; Santos and Wamser, 2006 ). The fruit bag is supposed to prevent rainwater and change the light ( Wang et al., 2014 ). Shi et al. (2019) revealed that the rain shelter might affect phenylalanine lignin monomer synthesis and decreased peel russet