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NZAGA Far North field day

Free

Date: Thursday 8th April 2021

Time: 1.00pm – 3.00pm

Venue: Tony and Angela’s Whispering Pines Orchard, 28 Hukatere Rd, Houhora

NZAGA invites members to join us at a autumn field day at Whispering Pines Orchard, 28 Hukatere Rd, Houhora.

The field day will provide an industry overview, revisit trees flower pruned in spring and  we will discuss the key orchard management practices for autumn including:

  • Tree health issue diagnosis and actions including phosphonate application for Phytophthora control.
  • Update on latest root stock trial performance.
  • Update of Avovantage project looking at influence of on-orchard management practices on fruit quality.
  • Fertiliser use.

Angela and Tony installed drainage in some areas of poor tree health several years ago with trees starting to show some signs of recovery.

Please register your attendance using the form below

Far North field day 8 April 2021

Details

Date:
April 8
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

Tony and Angela’s Whispering Pines Orchard
28 Hukatere Rd
Houhora, Bay of Plenty New Zealand
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