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Irrigating Pears for Quality: Webinar
January 20 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
This webinar will provide the latest research on irrigating pears for high quality fruit from WSU’s Lee Kalcsits.
- Effects of irrigation frequency and timing on fruit quality.
- Recent research results.
- Case studies on cost/ benefit of adopting new irrigation strategies.
Lee Kalcsits is an Associate Professor in WSU Department of Horticulture. His work focuses on tree fruit physiology, abiotic stress, plant nutrition and impacts of preharvest environment on postharvest physiology.
This project was supported in part by grower dollars with a grant from the Fresh Pear Committee grant #134785.
Tree Fruit Days Webinar Series
This webinar is part of the Tree Fruit Days Webinar Series co-sponsored by WSU Extension, NW Cherry Growers, Okanogan Hort Assoc., Pear Bureau NW, NCW Fieldmen’s Assoc.
For additional educational opportunities see http://treefruit.wsu.edu/event/tree-fruit-days/ and the WSU Winter Institute http://treefruit.wsu.edu/article/winter-educational-opportunities/