WANTED - bud-rot trial sites for 2014
The Zespri OPC and Innovation teams are looking for potential orchard sites for 2014-15 bud-rot prevention trials. Orchard criteria requested are:
- Te Puke/Tauranga sites that have suffered severe bud-rot
- Strip male block configuration is preferred
- Around 60-100 vines are required for the trial area
A range of treatments are planned including different pre-flower girdling timings and spray programmes.
Please contact Zespri’s Will Max on 0274 381 428 or 07 572 7776 or email [email protected] if you can assist.