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Volume 43 Contents:

  • Horticulture
  • Pathology
  • Postharvest
  • Observations on the effects that row orientation, ridging and orchard
    altitude have on avocado production in the Tzaneen area
  • Water use of avocado orchards – Year 3
  • Research towards reducing the incidence of lenticel damage of South
    African ‘Hass’ export avocado fruit
  • Concise overview of microbes related to soil health
  • Investigating phosphonic acid residues in late hanging fruit and in tree roots from trees that received one versus two annual trunk injections
  • Cercospora spot of avocado – Validation of spray timing: Final results
  • Preharvest application elicitors as an alternative to prochloraz
  • Comparison of the ripening inhibitory effects of controlled atmosphere and balanced atmosphere on South African ‘Hass’, ‘Maluma’ and ‘Fuerte’ avocado fruit under laboratory conditions during the 2019 season
  • Determining how effective a dry ice based modified atmosphere treatment will be at suppressing avocado respiration in packhouse
    cold rooms and refrigerated trucks
  • Effects of cultivar, season and altitude on South African avocado fruit’s soluble solid contents and early season quality
  • Maturity indexing and storage protocols for ‘Lamb Hass’ and ‘Reed’ avocado cultivars
  • The impact of farm-to-packing facility road condition on avocado quality