Apple-Crop: Time article

2007-03-10 Thread Jon Clements
' -- particularly if the petroleum environmental cost was figured in. Any embers glowing brighter yet? :-) Jon Jon Clements Extension Tree Fruit Specialist UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin Street Belchertown, MA 01007 VOICE 413.478.7219 FAX 413.323.0382 IM mrhoneycrisp Skype Name

Re: Apple-Crop: Rachel Carson's legacy

2007-06-13 Thread Jon Clements
... :-) Jon Jon Clements Extension Tree Fruit Specialist UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin Street Belchertown, MA 01007 VOICE 413.478.7219 FAX 413.323.0382 IM mrhoneycrisp Skype Name mrhoneycrisp On Jun 5, 2007, at 1:36 PM, Dave Rosenberger wrote: Check out the excellent article on Rachel

Re: Apple-Crop: Paula Red - Water Core Problem

2007-08-18 Thread Jon Clements
in sugars and complexity of flavor. For a more complete explanation on the phenomenon, see: http://postharvest.tfrec.wsu.edu/pgDisplay.php?article=N3I4A Good luck and don't sweat it too much. Jon Jon Clements Extension Tree Fruit Specialist UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin Street Belchertown

Apple-Crop: FYI: Worm Resurgence Troubles Apple Farmers

2007-10-01 Thread Jon Clements
insecticide and farmers are concerned. http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=14829418 Jon Jon Clements Extension Tree Fruit Specialist UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin Street Belchertown, MA 01007 VOICE 413.478.7219 FAX 413.323.0382 IM mrhoneycrisp Skype Name mrhoneycrisp

Apple-Crop: One sexy apple

2007-10-18 Thread Jon Clements
Honeycrisp apples are a hit around the world, thanks to the efforts of two Minnesota breeders and one very persistent grower. http://www.latimes.com/features/food/foodanddrink/sns-fdcook3- wk4,0,3673895.story Jon Clements Extension Tree Fruit Specialist UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin

Re: Apple-Crop: Spring 2008

2008-02-16 Thread Jon Clements
% of the agricultural labor force is not 'legally' here, FWIW. Jon Jon Clements Extension Tree Fruit Specialist UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin Street Belchertown, MA 01007 VOICE 413.478.7219 FAX 413.323.6647 IM mrhoneycrisp Skype Name mrhoneycrisp http://jmcextman.blogspot.com On Feb 14, 2008

Apple-Crop: Fwd: Full versions of ALL Fruit Notes issues are available online.

2008-03-02 Thread Jon Clements
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Re: Apple-Crop: Damage in Washington California

2008-04-24 Thread Jon Clements
Hi Annette, you might want to see this if you have not already: http://www.yakima-herald.com/stories/3415 Jon Jon Clements Extension Tree Fruit Specialist UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin Street Belchertown, MA 01007 VOICE 413.478.7219 FAX 413.323.6647 IM mrhoneycrisp Skype Name

Re: Apple-Crop: Hail in the Great Lakes area

2008-06-20 Thread Jon Clements
significant orchards in the upper Connecticut River valley of Massachusetts saw some hail damage from the same set of storms that crossed NY earlier this week, and one orchard in eastern Mass. had hail the day after. Could be along summer if the weather pattern holds... JC Jon Clements

Apple-Crop: FYI-NY Apple Crop Damage

2008-07-09 Thread Jon Clements
http://www.weather.com/multimedia/videoplayer.html?clip=11323from=hp_video_5 Jon Clements Extension Tree Fruit Specialist UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin Street Belchertown, MA 01007 VOICE 413.478.7219 FAX 413.323.6647 IM mrhoneycrisp Skype Name mrhoneycrisp

Re: Apple-Crop: Wire limb spreaders

2008-07-09 Thread Jon Clements
You may be interested in 'Tougas clips' described here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cBC5oOo4oJw 12.5 gauge galvanized wire (not hi-tensile), you can cut and form easily yourself. Jon Jon Clements Extension Tree Fruit Specialist UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin Street Belchertown, MA

Re: Apple-Crop: Ethryl

2009-01-30 Thread Jon Clements
of Republicanism, although obviously independence too!) :-) Jon Clements Extension Tree Fruit Specialist UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin Street Belchertown, MA 01007 VOICE 413.478.7219 FAX 413.323.6647 IM mrhoneycrisp Skype Name mrhoneycrisp On Jan 28, 2009, at 10:02 AM, Con.Traas wrote: Hello all, I

Re: Apple-Crop: Early bearing

2009-03-10 Thread Jon Clements
/watch?v=cBC5oOo4oJw Jon Jon Clements Extension Tree Fruit Specialist UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin Street Belchertown, MA 01007 VOICE 413.478.7219 FAX 413.323.6647 IM mrhoneycrisp Skype Name mrhoneycrisp On Mar 10, 2009, at 6:58 PM, jscr...@aol.com wrote: My experience

Apple-Crop: ten-organic-foods-worth-money

2009-04-12 Thread Jon Clements
by the Virtual Orchard http://www.virtualorchard.net and managed by Win Cowgill and Jon Clements webmas...@virtualorchard.net. Apple-Crop is not moderated. Therefore, the statements do not represent official opinions and the Virtual Orchard takes no responsibility for the content.

Re: Apple-Crop: copper fungicides for organic apples?

2009-05-16 Thread Jon Clements
Interesting that Champ WG has a 'Danger' signal word. Sounds real 'organic,' huh? :-) Jon Clements Extension Tree Fruit Specialist UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin Street Belchertown, MA 01007 VOICE 413.478.7219 FAX 413.323.6647 IM mrhoneycrisp Skype Name mrhoneycrisp On May 13, 2009

Re: Apple-Crop: Follow-up on organic study

2009-08-11 Thread Jon Clements
of 'locally grown' at all... JC Jon Clements Extension Educator UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St. Belchertown, MA 01007 413.478.7219 On Aug 11, 2009, at 2:25 PM, Daniel Cooley wrote: FYI - Lawson from the Times of London: http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/comment/columnists

Re: Apple-Crop: Follow-up on organic study

2009-08-11 Thread Jon Clements
up the subject of 'locally grown' at all... JC Jon Clements Extension Educator UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St. Belchertown, MA 01007 413.478.7219 On Aug 11, 2009, at 9:46 PM, Thomas Green wrote: Here’s the Organic Center response to the FSA study. This response steers clear

Re: Apple-Crop: Follow-up on organic study

2009-08-13 Thread Jon Clements
Orchard http://www.virtualorchard.net and managed by Win Cowgill and Jon Clements webmas...@virtualorchard.net. Apple-Crop is not moderated. Therefore, the statements do not represent official opinions and the Virtual Orchard takes no responsibility for the content.

Re: Apple-Crop: Follow-up on organic study

2009-08-13 Thread Jon Clements
Orchard http://www.virtualorchard.net and managed by Win Cowgill and Jon Clements webmas...@virtualorchard.net. Apple-Crop is not moderated. Therefore, the statements do not represent official opinions and the Virtual Orchard takes no responsibility for the content.

Apple-Crop: The Search for the Perfect Apple

2009-08-30 Thread Jon Clements
http://www.parade.com/export/sites/default/food/2009/08/30-search-for-the-perfect-apple.html -- JMCEXTMAN Jon Clements cleme...@umext.umass.edu aka 'Mr Liberty' aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' IM mrhoneycrisp 413.478.7219

Re: Apple-Crop: Apple trunks, glyphosate and black rot

2009-11-11 Thread Jon Clements
Cowgill and Jon Clements webmas...@virtualorchard.net. Apple-Crop is not moderated. Therefore, the statements do not represent official opinions and the Virtual Orchard takes no responsibility for the content. -- JMCEXTMAN Jon Clements cleme...@umext.umass.edu aka 'Mr Liberty' aka 'Mr

Re: Apple-Crop: Mystery apple?

2009-11-21 Thread Jon Clements
...@aol.com] Sent: Friday, November 20, 2009 3:17 PM To: apple-crop@virtualorchard.net Subject: Re: Apple-Crop: Mystery apple? Can I have two guesses? First is 20 Ounce Pippen or maybe a Minkler? Chris Doll--Illinois -Original Message- From: Jon Clements cleme...@umext.umass.edu

Re: Apple-Crop: Re: a question about bud terminology

2010-01-17 Thread Jon Clements
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Apple-Crop: Fwd: How to Post

2010-01-25 Thread Jon Clements
I am forwarding this message from Jason to apple-crop. Jon -- Forwarded message -- From: Deveau, Jason (OMAFRA) jason.dev...@ontario.ca Date: Mon, Jan 25, 2010 at 9:51 AM Subject: RE: How to Post To: Jon Clements cleme...@umext.umass.edu This is my first time posting on Apple

Re: Apple-Crop: posts for organic orchard

2010-01-31 Thread Jon Clements
Clements webmas...@virtualorchard.net. Apple-Crop is not moderated. Therefore, the statements do not represent official opinions and the Virtual Orchard takes no responsibility for the content. -- JMCEXTMAN Jon Clements cleme...@umext.umass.edu aka 'Mr Liberty' aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' IM

Re: Apple-Crop: Dodine and captane fungicides applied during bloom

2010-04-26 Thread Jon Clements
is sponsored by the Virtual Orchard http://www.virtualorchard.net and managed by Win Cowgill and Jon Clements webmas...@virtualorchard.net. Apple-Crop is not moderated. Therefore, the statements do not represent official opinions and the Virtual Orchard takes no responsibility for the content

Apple-Crop: Fwd: FW: Survey about Disease-resistant Apples

2010-05-13 Thread Jon Clements
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Apple-Crop: Fwd: Fw: [epa-pesticide-updates] EPA Statement Regarding Pediatrics Article, Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Diso

2010-05-22 Thread Jon Clements
web interface at https://lists.epa.gov/read/ manage your subscription For problems with this list, contact epa-pesticide-updates.ow...@lists.epa.gov -- JMCEXTMAN Jon Clements cleme...@umext.umass.edu aka 'Mr Liberty' aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' IM mrhoneycrisp 413.478.7219

[Apple-crop] Judge orders mediation in SweeTango apple lawsuit

2011-02-15 Thread Jon Clements
http://www.kansascity.com/2011/02/04/2632639/judge-orders-mediation-in-sweetango.html -- JMCEXTMAN Jon Clements cleme...@umext.umass.edu aka 'Mr Liberty' aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' IM mrhoneycrisp 413.478.7219 ___ Apple-crop mailing list Apple-crop

Re: [apple-crop] Tree height v. row spacing

2011-03-25 Thread Jon Clements
or 1.5 X tree height? Art Kelly Kelly Orchards Acton, ME ___ apple-crop mailing list apple-crop@virtualorchard.net http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop -- JMCEXTMAN Jon Clements cleme...@umext.umass.edu aka 'Mr Liberty' aka 'Mr

Re: [apple-crop] Tree height v. row spacing

2011-03-26 Thread Jon Clements
,ME and has an influence on ideal height/row width ratio. Mo Tougas Tougas Family Farm Northborough, MA On Fri, Mar 25, 2011 at 11:50 PM, Jon Clements cleme...@umext.umass.edu wrote: If you are growing hi-density apples, then tree height should be no greater than between-row width

Re: [apple-crop] Pommier, Le Mur Fruiter

2011-04-01 Thread Jon Clements
@virtualorchard.net http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop -- JMCEXTMAN Jon Clements cleme...@umext.umass.edu aka 'Mr Liberty' aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' IM mrhoneycrisp 413.478.7219 ___ apple-crop mailing list apple-crop@virtualorchard.net http

Re: [apple-crop] spectrum instruments

2011-04-24 Thread Jon Clements
Jon Clements cleme...@umext.umass.edu aka 'Mr Liberty' aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' IM mrhoneycrisp 413.478.7219 ___ apple-crop mailing list apple-crop@virtualorchard.net http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop

Re: [apple-crop] apple maggot

2011-06-29 Thread Jon Clements
?  Will the schedule need to be tightened up to 7-10 days?  What about TRV? Art Kelly Kelly Orchards Acton, ME ___ apple-crop mailing list apple-crop@virtualorchard.net http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop -- JMCEXTMAN Jon

[apple-crop] Lake Ontario Summer Fruit Tour

2011-07-28 Thread Jon Clements
., Lakeview Vineyard Equipment Inc., Makhteshim-Agan (Mana), Niagara Fresh Fruit Co. - a division of Bucolo Cold Storage Inc., Suterra LLC., Syngenta Crop Protection, United Phosphorus, Inc., Valent USA, Wafler Nursery, Willow Drive Nursery -- JMCEXTMAN Jon Clements cleme...@umext.umass.edu aka 'Mr Liberty

[apple-crop] 'cider house'

2011-08-11 Thread Jon Clements
Hello all, does anyone know of any plans/floor layout for a small-scale cider 'room' or 'house?' Presumably for pressing relatively small amounts of fresh cider and selling retail. Thanks. Jon -- JMCEXTMAN Jon Clements cleme...@umext.umass.edu aka 'Mr Liberty' aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' IM

Re: [apple-crop] grow tubes for new apple trees?

2011-11-21 Thread Jon Clements
in Season www.thefruitwagon.com Search for Fruit Wagon on Facebook ___ apple-crop mailing list apple-crop@virtualorchard.net http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop -- JMCEXTMAN Jon Clements cleme...@umext.umass.edu aka 'Mr

[apple-crop] Food Cartel Imports Shrink Another U.S. Crop’s Production: Apple Orchards

2012-01-28 Thread Jon Clements
Something a little more serious to chew on after the last post: http://www.larouchepub.com/eiw/public/2005/2005_30-39/2005_30-39/2005-31/pdf/31-33_31_ecoapple.pdf -- JMCEXTMAN Jon Clements cleme...@umext.umass.edu aka 'Mr Liberty' aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' IM mrhoneycrisp 413.478.7219

Re: [apple-crop] Scythe (pelargonic acid)

2012-02-15 Thread Jon Clements
-- JMCEXTMAN Jon Clements cleme...@umext.umass.edu aka 'Mr Liberty' aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' IM mrhoneycrisp 413.478.7219 ___ apple-crop mailing list apple-crop@virtualorchard.net http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop

[apple-crop] Dr. Jeff Masters' WunderBlog -- Damaging freeze hits the Midwest U.S.

2012-04-12 Thread Jon Clements
http://www.wunderground.com/blog/JeffMasters/comment.html?entrynum=2070 How's it looking out there? Jon -- JMCEXTMAN Jon Clements cleme...@umext.umass.edu aka 'Mr Liberty' aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' IM mrhoneycrisp 413.478.7219 ___ apple-crop mailing list

[apple-crop] Rotten to the Core: What pick-your-own apple orchards tell us about the American economy.

2012-09-13 Thread Jon Clements
OK, it's been pretty quiet, so I might as well stir the pot. (Or at least entertain you.) But don't blame the messenger… :-) http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/recycled/2007/10/rotten_to_the_core.single.html -- JMCEXTMAN Jon Clements cleme...@umext.umass.edu aka 'Mr Liberty' aka

Re: [apple-crop] apples on prairie home companion

2012-09-16 Thread Jon Clements
mailing list apple-crop@virtualorchard.net http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop -- JMCEXTMAN Jon Clements cleme...@umext.umass.edu aka 'Mr Liberty' aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' IM mrhoneycrisp 413.478.7219 IFTA Boston 2013, February 23-29, 2013, ifruittree.org

[apple-crop] honey-the-americans-shrank-the-apple-trees

2012-10-09 Thread Jon Clements
http://www.npr.org/blogs/thesalt/2012/10/08/162305162/honey-the-americans-shrank-the-apple-trees -- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St. Belchertown, MA 01007 413-478-7219 umassfruit.com IFTA 2013 Boston, February 25-27, 2013 ifruitttree.org

Re: [apple-crop] Quickbooks POS

2012-12-20 Thread Jon Clements
, and love it. They have some innovative POS solutions. Randy Steffens Shepherd's Valley Farms Middle TN -- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St. Belchertown, MA 01007 413-478-7219 umassfruit.com IFTA 2013 Boston, February 25-27, 2013 ifruitttree.org

Re: [apple-crop] native pollinators

2013-05-02 Thread Jon Clements
are effective David Doud grower IN ___ apple-crop mailing list apple-crop@virtualorchard.net http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop -- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St. Belchertown, MA 01007

Re: [apple-crop] (no subject)

2013-09-17 Thread Jon Clements
://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop -- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St. Belchertown, MA 01007 413-478-7219 umassfruit.com ___ apple-crop mailing list apple-crop@virtualorchard.net http://virtualorchard.net

Re: [apple-crop] Bitter pit? Stink bug?

2013-10-08 Thread Jon Clements
injury from at storm in early to mid-season? What are the internal symptoms when cut perpendicularly through the lesions? On Oct 7, 2013, at 3:18 PM, Jon Clements jmcext...@gmail.com wrote: See attached... photo.JPG 413-478-7219___

Re: [apple-crop] M9-Nic29 winter hardiness

2013-10-24 Thread Jon Clements
-crop mailing list apple-crop@virtualorchard.net http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop -- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St. Belchertown, MA 01007 413-478-7219 umassfruit.com ___ apple-crop

Re: [apple-crop] M9-Nic29 winter hardiness

2013-10-26 Thread Jon Clements
as some EMLA9 clones, and like Tim says, the leaves are pretty... :-) On Fri, Oct 25, 2013 at 7:04 PM, Steven Bibula sbib...@maine.rr.com wrote: Especially for Jon Clements, but others as well: ** ** Are your initial Honeycrisp/Bud 9 Tall Spindle trials, where you cropped starting in 2nd

Re: [apple-crop] Vineland 1 rootstock

2013-10-30 Thread Jon Clements
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Re: [apple-crop] Late summer drop and fruit size

2014-01-17 Thread Jon Clements
-crop ___ apple-crop mailing list apple-crop@virtualorchard.net http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop -- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St. Belchertown, MA 01007 413-478-7219 umassfruit.com

[apple-crop] Monsanto Is Going Organic and How to Engineer a Better (Not Arctic) Apple

2014-01-29 Thread Jon Clements
-- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St. Belchertown, MA 01007 413-478-7219 umassfruit.com ___ apple-crop mailing list apple-crop@virtualorchard.net http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop

Re: [apple-crop] apples and chemicals

2014-05-05 Thread Jon Clements
/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop ___ apple-crop mailing list apple-crop@virtualorchard.net http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop -- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St. Belchertown, MA 01007 413-478

Re: [apple-crop] OBLR

2014-07-01 Thread Jon Clements
/listinfo/apple-crop -- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St. Belchertown, MA 01007 413-478-7219 umassfruit.com ___ apple-crop mailing list apple-crop@virtualorchard.net http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple

[apple-crop] Honeycrisp A+

2014-10-05 Thread Jon Clements
://turtleboysports.com/2014/10/04/turtleboy-mrs-turtleboy-investigate-tougas-farm-for-hot-apple-picking-takes/ :-) -- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St. Belchertown, MA 01007 413-478-7219 umassfruit.com ___ apple

Re: [apple-crop] Thank you Mister Liberty!

2014-10-05 Thread Jon Clements
... Jon Jon On Sun, Oct 5, 2014 at 12:12 PM, Claude Jolicoeur cjolip...@gmail.com wrote: Yesterday, I was picking my Liberty apples and had a good thought for Jon Clements, as I really think this is a great apple! This year is a light crop year for almost all my varieties, some setting nothing

Re: [apple-crop] 'Real' Apple Store

2014-11-20 Thread Jon Clements
://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop -- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St. Belchertown, MA 01007 413-478-7219 umassfruit.com ___ apple-crop mailing list apple-crop@virtualorchard.net http

Re: [apple-crop] research on suckering?

2015-01-02 Thread Jon Clements
___ apple-crop mailing list apple-crop@virtualorchard.net http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop -- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St. Belchertown, MA 01007 413-478-7219 umassfruit.com

Re: [apple-crop] German cultivars?

2015-01-28 Thread Jon Clements
if you're interested - Thanks - David Doud grower - IN ___ apple-crop mailing list apple-crop@virtualorchard.net http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop -- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St

Re: [apple-crop] Kasugamycin for fire blight

2015-03-23 Thread Jon Clements
___ apple-crop mailing list apple-crop@virtualorchard.net http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop -- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St. Belchertown, MA 01007 413-478-7219 umassfruit.com

[apple-crop] Company Responsible For First GMO Apples Is Sold (for 41 million dollars!)

2015-03-02 Thread Jon Clements
In case you did not see this: http://www.goodfruit.com/intrexon-to-acquire-okanagan-specialty-fruits-for-41-million/ http://www.growingproduce.com/fruits/apples-pears/company-responsible-for-first-gmo-apples-is-sold/ -- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St

[apple-crop] Fwd: [Shared Post] “Dirty Dozen” List Authors Say Conventionally Grown Produce Are “Best Foods”

2015-03-01 Thread Jon Clements
“Dirty Dozen” List Authors Say Conventionally Grown Produce Are “Best Foods” http://www.growingproduce.com/vegetables/dirty-dozen-list-authors-say-conventionally-grown-produce-are-best-foods/ :-) -- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St. Belchertown, MA 01007

Re: [apple-crop] arctic apples

2015-02-26 Thread Jon Clements
of it - David Doud grower, IN below 0*F, way behind on pruning ___ apple-crop mailing list apple-crop@virtualorchard.net http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop -- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St

Re: [apple-crop] crop prospects

2015-05-13 Thread Jon Clements
mailing list apple-crop@virtualorchard.net http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop -- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St. Belchertown, MA 01007 413-478-7219 umassfruit.com ___ apple-crop mailing list

Re: [apple-crop] NPR 'The Miracle Apple'

2015-05-30 Thread Jon Clements
___ apple-crop mailing list apple-crop@virtualorchard.net http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop -- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St. Belchertown, MA 01007 413-478-7219 umassfruit.com

[apple-crop] management advice for hail damaged orchard?

2015-07-09 Thread Jon Clements
-- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St. Belchertown, MA 01007 413-478-7219 umassfruit.com ___ apple-crop mailing list apple-crop@virtualorchard.net http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop

Re: [apple-crop] weather

2015-12-24 Thread Jon Clements
se-ridden bug-infested > squishy-fruited chilling hour monkeys). > > Merry Christmas all > > Kevin Hauser > Kuffel Creek Apple Nursery > Riverside, CA > Nakifuma, Uganda > > On Wed, 23 Dec 2015 14:57:53 -0500, Jon Clements <jon.cleme...@umass.edu> > wrote: > > It

[apple-crop] Help Wanted: Perennial Fruit Manager-In-Training

2015-11-22 Thread Jon Clements
a resume, cover letter and contact information for two references to Brian Cramer at br...@hutchinsfarm.com -- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St. Belchertown, MA 01007 413-478-7219 umassfruit.com ___ apple-crop

[apple-crop] Help Wanted: Perennial Fruit Manager-In-Training

2015-11-22 Thread Jon Clements
a resume, cover letter and contact information for two references to Brian Cramer at br...@hutchinsfarm.com -- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St. Belchertown, MA 01007 413-478-7219 umassfruit.com ___ apple-crop

Re: [apple-crop] apple size

2016-01-11 Thread Jon Clements
d choice. > > Bill > > *William H. Shoemaker * > > *Retired fruit and vegetable horticulturist* > > *University of Illinois* > > wshoe...@illinois.edu > -- > *From:* apple-crop-boun...@virtualorchard.net [ > apple-crop-boun...@vi

Re: [apple-crop] Paulared

2016-05-29 Thread Jon Clements
erthinned Paulared? > > > > Art Kelly > Kelly Orchards > Acton, Maine > > ___ > apple-crop mailing list > apple-crop@virtualorchard.net > http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop > > -- Jon Clements a

Re: [apple-crop] Bill Fleming

2016-01-10 Thread Jon Clements
an instant. His death is a big loss. > > ___ > apple-crop mailing list > apple-crop@virtualorchard.net > http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop > > -- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sab

Re: [apple-crop] apple size

2016-01-10 Thread Jon Clements
rop mailing list >> apple-crop@virtualorchard.net >> http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop >> > > > ___ > apple-crop mailing list > apple-crop@virtualorchard.net > http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop > > -- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold Spring Orchard 393 Sabin St. Belchertown, MA 01007 413-478-7219 umassfruit.com ___ apple-crop mailing list apple-crop@virtualorchard.net http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop

[apple-crop] mobile (iOS or Androd) apps

2016-02-01 Thread Jon Clements
nyone uses an app they find particularly useful in day-to-day orchard management, I would like to hear about it. If I use it in the talk, I will credit you as the "Finder." Favorite Weather app? Pesticide/orchard record keeping? Anything else? Thanks. Jon -- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Ho

[apple-crop] New Technology in Apple Scab and Fire Blight Management

2016-02-12 Thread Jon Clements
I realize it would be a long-haul for many of you, but I thought some might be interested in attending: http://www.redtomato.org/summit/ Let me know if any questions about the meeting or RIMpro Cloud Service. Hope to see some of you there. Jon -- Jon Clements aka 'Mr Honeycrisp' UMass Cold

Re: [apple-crop] New Technology in Apple Scab and Fire Blight Management

2016-02-14 Thread Jon Clements
e web > site, or should we set up an account to learn more? > > > > Thanks! > > > > Dennis Norton > > IPM Specialist/Certified Nurseryman > > Royal Oak Farm Orchard > > 15908 Hebron Rd. > > Harvard, IL 60033-9357 > > Office (815) 648-4467 > &g

Re: [apple-crop] wind chill

2016-02-18 Thread Jon Clements
_ >> apple-crop mailing list >> apple-crop@virtualorchard.net >> http://virtualorchard.net/mailman/listinfo/apple-crop >> >> > > ___ > apple-crop mailing list > apple-crop@virtualorchard.net > http