Almond yield reduction
M. Gerdts, Parlier
W. C. Micke, Davis
D. Rough, San Joaquin County
K. W. Hench, Kern County
L.T. Browne, Fresno County
G. S. Sibbett, Tulare County
California Agriculture 29(3):14-14. DOI: 10.3733/ca.v029n03p14.
Marvin Gerdts is Extension Pomologist, Parlier; Warren C. Micke is Extension Pomologist, Davis; Donald Rough is Farm Advisor, San Joaquin County; Kenneth W. Hench is Farm Advisor, Kern County; L. T. Browne is Farm Advisor, Fresno County; G. S. Sibbett is Farm Advisor, Tulare County.
Abstract Not Available – First paragraph follows:
Non-infectious bud failure (bf) is a genetic disorder of almonds that is present in a number of commercial varieties grown in California. Nonpareil, the industry's most important variety, is widely affected in certain sections of the San Joaquin and Sacramento valleys.
George Leavitt, Jr., Ernest Roncoroni, and James Yeager, Staff Research Associates, University of California, assisted in this study.