Research reports

NZ Avocado research reports are available to view in our avoscenes magazines  or as a download below.

Title
Winter review and the summer outlook_Avoscene Dec 2018
 1 file(s)  1 download
2018 29/07/2019
What is the impact of harvest date on return bloom of Hass avocado?_Avoscene Dec 2018
 1 file(s)  1 download
2018 29/07/2019
Technical note – copper_Avoscene Dec 2018
 1 file(s)  1 download
2018 29/07/2019
Leafroller mating disruption – a grower perspective_Avoscene Dec 2018
 1 file(s)  2 downloads
2018 29/07/2019
Irrigation and soil moisture_Avoscene Dec 2018
 1 file(s)  1 download
2018 29/07/2019
Aggregating fruit before packing_Avoscene Dec 2018
 1 file(s)  1 download
2018 29/07/2019
The importance of leaf function over winter_Avoscene May 2019
 1 file(s)  2 downloads
2019 29/07/2019
Summer review and winter outlook_Avoscene May 2019
 1 file(s)  1 download
2019 29/07/2019
Leafroller mating disruption_Year 3_Avoscene May 2019
 1 file(s)  1 download
2019 29/07/2019
Frost protection_Avoscene May 2019
 1 file(s)  3 downloads
2019 29/07/2019
Crop estimation is vital_Avoscene May 2019
 1 file(s)  1 download
2019 29/07/2019
Looking back at spring and the pollination period_Avoscene March 2019
 1 file(s)  1 download
2019 28/07/2019
Phosphonate to protect against Phytophthora root rot_Avoscene March 2019
 1 file(s)  2 downloads
2019 28/07/2019
Fruit staining update_Avoscene March 2019
 1 file(s)  1 download
2019 28/07/2019
Quality project update_Avoscene March 2019
 1 file(s)  1 download
2019 28/07/2019
Orchard productivity and what might be possible_Avoscene March 2019
 1 file(s)  4 downloads
2019 28/07/2019
Mating disruption as a management tool for leafrollers in avocados, Year Three, SFF 404966
 1 file(s)  2 downloads
28/07/2019
2001 Development of fruit quality disorders in New Zealand avocados at outturn in the USA for the 2001-2001 and 2001-2002 seasons
 1 file(s)  0 download
Research reports pre 2008 15/04/2019
NZ Avocado Research Bulletin 2018
 1 file(s)  12 downloads
Research bulletin 29/11/2018
NZ Avocado Research Bulletin 2017
 1 file(s)  3 downloads
Research bulletin 29/11/2018
NZ Avocado Research Bulletin 2016
 1 file(s)  4 downloads
Research reports 29/11/2018
Evaluation of a new chemical and two biological control agents
 1 file(s)  2 downloads
biological control, boscalid/pyraclostrobin, Bacillus subtilis QST 713, Serratia marcescens HR42.
Research reports 28/11/2018
Effects of drop heights and fruit harvesting methods on quality of Hass avocados
 1 file(s)  6 downloads
mechanical damage, handling damage, prochloraz
Fruit rot management, Harvest, Requirements for export, Research reports, Research reports pre 2008 28/11/2018
Effect of the fruit coatin Biocoat on ripe rots of Hass avocados
 1 file(s)  2 downloads
Natralife™, ripe rots, body rots, stem end rot
Research reports 28/11/2018
Effect of rootstock cultivar on ripe fruit quality
 1 file(s)  14 downloads
Mexican, Guatemalan, Zutano, Reed, ripe rots
Research reports 28/11/2018
Effect of Prohexadione Ca on shoot growth fruit set and retention in Hass avocado in New Zealand
 1 file(s)  24 downloads
plant growth regulator, alternate bearing
Canopy management, Nutrition, Pollination and fruit set, Research reports 28/11/2018
Differences in initial fruit set on determinate and indeterminate flowering shoots
 1 file(s)  4 downloads
panicle, alternate bearing
Canopy management, Research reports, Tree and fruit 28/11/2018
Determining and optimizing chemical application rates and spray application in different avocado canopies
 1 file(s)  2 downloads
tree row volume, coverage, spray target
Research reports 28/11/2018
Characterising plant surfaces and adjuvant interactions
 1 file(s)  2 downloads
spreading, adhesion, wettability, superspreader, concentrate sprays
Research reports 28/11/2018
2007 Research Report Review.pdf
 1 file(s)  3 downloads
Research reports 27/11/2018
Carbohydrate status of late season Hass avocado fruit.pdf
 1 file(s)  3 downloads
maturity, mannoheptulose, perseitol, sucrose, glucose, fructose, starch, soluble solids content
Research reports 27/11/2018
2001 Pattern of disease development in late season fruit
 1 file(s)  3 downloads
maturity, dry matter, post-harvest rots
Research reports 27/11/2018

Research reports pre 2008

Title
2001 Development of fruit quality disorders in New Zealand avocados at outturn in the USA for the 2001-2001 and 2001-2002 seasons
 1 file(s)  0 download
Research reports pre 2008 15/04/2019
Evaluation of a new chemical and two biological control agents
 1 file(s)  2 downloads
biological control, boscalid/pyraclostrobin, Bacillus subtilis QST 713, Serratia marcescens HR42.
Research reports 28/11/2018
Effects of drop heights and fruit harvesting methods on quality of Hass avocados
 1 file(s)  6 downloads
mechanical damage, handling damage, prochloraz
Fruit rot management, Harvest, Requirements for export, Research reports, Research reports pre 2008 28/11/2018
Effect of the fruit coatin Biocoat on ripe rots of Hass avocados
 1 file(s)  2 downloads
Natralife™, ripe rots, body rots, stem end rot
Research reports 28/11/2018
Effect of rootstock cultivar on ripe fruit quality
 1 file(s)  14 downloads
Mexican, Guatemalan, Zutano, Reed, ripe rots
Research reports 28/11/2018
Effect of Prohexadione Ca on shoot growth fruit set and retention in Hass avocado in New Zealand
 1 file(s)  24 downloads
plant growth regulator, alternate bearing
Canopy management, Nutrition, Pollination and fruit set, Research reports 28/11/2018
Differences in initial fruit set on determinate and indeterminate flowering shoots
 1 file(s)  4 downloads
panicle, alternate bearing
Canopy management, Research reports, Tree and fruit 28/11/2018
Determining and optimizing chemical application rates and spray application in different avocado canopies
 1 file(s)  2 downloads
tree row volume, coverage, spray target
Research reports 28/11/2018
Characterising plant surfaces and adjuvant interactions
 1 file(s)  2 downloads
spreading, adhesion, wettability, superspreader, concentrate sprays
Research reports 28/11/2018
2007 Research Report Review.pdf
 1 file(s)  3 downloads
Research reports 27/11/2018
Carbohydrate status of late season Hass avocado fruit.pdf
 1 file(s)  3 downloads
maturity, mannoheptulose, perseitol, sucrose, glucose, fructose, starch, soluble solids content
Research reports 27/11/2018
2001 Pattern of disease development in late season fruit
 1 file(s)  3 downloads
maturity, dry matter, post-harvest rots
Research reports 27/11/2018