I've always wondered about root pruning with a deep running and large disk.
Just a thought...
On Sat, Jan 9, 2016 at 11:48 AM, David Kollas <kol...@frontier.com> wrote:
> I don’t know whence the observations or measurements have
> come, but I saw a rootstock comparison
> in which G202 was said to produce “smaller fruit size.” For the
> reason you mention, I hope this is true, and of
> more than just statistical significance. I suspect that if it
> were a practical difference, we would have heard more
> about it.
> David Kollas
> Kollas Orchard, Connecticut
> On Jan 9, 2016, at 12:01 PM, Arthur Kelly <kellyorcha...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Any suggestions out there for how to reduce fruit size without getting
> into biennial bearing as in not thinning? Some varieties (Jonagold) would
> be more marketable if they were 2.75 - 3.0" instead of all more than 3.0".
> > --
> > Art Kelly
> > Kelly Orchards
> > Acton, ME
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