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WA 38 Fall Field Visit – Prosser
September 14, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pmFree
Join us to discuss horticulture and storage of WA 38 (Cosmic Crisp™), WSU’s newest breeding program release.
- Observe tree response to mechanical pruning and string thinning.
- Discuss sunburn.
- Review harvest planning and storage decisions based on maturity.
- Observe tree response to tree rejuvenation.
- Discuss water stress response.
The tour will begin at the WSU ROZA field plots and move to Allan Brothers / Yakima Valley Orchards on N Aller Rd north off of Hanks Rd at 11:30 am.
Directions to WSU ROZA Orchard: 53002 N. Crosby Rd., Prosser, WA 99350 United States
Take N Gap Road North from Prosser, Turn East (right) onto King Tull Rd. Turn left (north) onto Hinzerling, then turn right (east) onto McCready. Follow McCready until Crosby Rd. Turn left (north) onto Crosby Rd. Follow N Crosby Rd crossing over Hanks and then Evans Rd. The WSU ROZA Farm will be on your right between Evans and W Kuhlman Rd.
Ines Hanrahan firstname.lastname@example.org
Karen Lewis email@example.com
Stefano Musacchi firstname.lastname@example.org
Tom Auvil email@example.com
Kate Evans firstname.lastname@example.org
or call WSU Tree Fruit Research & Extension Center at 509-663-8181