2 edition of Soil and water management in cherry orchards found in the catalog.
Soil and water management in cherry orchards
Arthur Solomon King
by Oregon State University, Cooperative Extension Service in [Corvallis, OR]
Written in English
|Statement||prepared by A.S. King, M.N. Shearer, and R.L. Stebbins.|
|Series||FS -- 69., Fact sheet (Oregon State University. Cooperative Extension Service) -- 69.|
|Contributions||Shearer, Marvin N., Stebbins, Robert L., Oregon State University. Cooperative Extension Service.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 sheet ( p.) ;|
There are two approaches to determining soil water: direct soil moisture monitoring and a cheque-book method that keeps track of how much water is lost to evapotranspiration. A. Soil Moisture. Some of the tools available for measuring soil moisture are discussed below. When a threshold is met (e.g. soil tension) the orchard is irrigated. Soil and water analyses can be useful tools when buying or establishing an orchard. We offer are a few basic considerations. For more in-depth information, we recommend the two books from G. Steven Sibbett and Louise Ferguson, and from Paul Vossen, listed in our Sources below.
Ryegrass is an excellent choice for building soil structure in orchards, vineyards and other cropland to enhance water infiltration, water-holding capacity or irrigation efficiency. It can reduce soil splash on solanaceous crops and small fruit crops, decreasing disease and increasing forage quality. Practical soil management often requires compromise to fit in with other aspects of orchard management. Overhead sprinklers or microsprinklers make water management easier. Periodically slash or mulch, and apply a residual or knockdown strip herbicide (optional in overhead systems).
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Ductive cherry orchard. Good soil management can assure maximum availability of moisture and essential mineral nutrients ; maintain a soil structure that permits the ready penetration and movement of rain and irriga-tion water; and prevent undue losses from erosion and leaching.
CULTIVATION Cultivation is necessary in the early spring to kill. Administrative Report Or Publication Soil and water management in cherry orchards Public Deposited. Analytics × Add to Author: Arthur Solomon King, M. Shearer, R. Stebbins. This book provides ample knowledge on orchard and soil management in general and cultivation technology of commercial fruits of North Indian plains in particular for the Soil and water management in cherry orchards book, students and orchardists.
It will be very beneficial for the research planners and research workers to formulate policies and : K.K. Sharma & Nav Prem Singh. Orchard Floor and Nitrogen Management Influences Soil and Water Quality and Tart Cherry Yields in Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science Authors: Jose E.
Sanchez 1, Charles E. Edson 2, George W. Bird 2, Mark E. Whalon 2, Thomas C. Willson 3, Richard R. Harwood 4, Kadir Kizilkaya 5, James E. Nugent 6, William Klein 6, Alan Middleton 6, Theodore L. Loudon 7, Dale R. Also includes the basic principles for controlling water and wind erosion, the disposal of excess water in humid areas and from irrigation systems and the management of irrigation systems.
Addresses the challenges managers will be facing in the 21st century in managing our world's soil and water by: A significant portion of sweet cherry acreage throughout California and the Pacific Northwest faces water challenges.
Sustainable irrigation practices need to be developed to efficiently manage limited water supplies. The most readily available information for scheduling irrigations is reference evapotranspiration (ETº).
Introduction. Accurate estimations of crop water requirements are the basis for improving water management. However, there are notable errors in estimation of evapotranspiration (ET) for different months because of variability, mainly associated with differences in leaf area and soil evaporation rates among experiments, especially for deciduous orchard, such as cherry, canopy density varies.
Soil management in orchards Abigail Jenkins, Soils Advisory Officer, NSW Agriculture, Wollongbar Good soil management is essential for sustainable production in orcharding. It is an issue that affects the flexibility, profitability and long-term sustainability of all File Size: KB.
to the sea. But in arid and semi arid regions they accumulate in the soil. Excessive irrigation and poor water management are the two chief causes of water logging and salt accumulation.
An accumulation of salts in soil leads to unfavourable soil water-air relationship and effect the crop Size: KB. Regulation of N and water is among the most crucial management decisions for commercial orchard production (Sanchez et al., ). Increasingly, strategies have incorporated a need to minimize the.
The orchard management section of this website covers a broad range of practices designed to maximize production of high quality fruit and increase grower profitability. The type of production system that will be used, whether organic or conventional, needs to be considered before developing a new orchard.
Cao et al. () also found that cherry trees mainly utilized soil water from a soil depth of 20–50 cm in the fruit growth stage and 0–20 cm in the postharvest stage under drip irrigation : Renkuan Liao, Wenyong Wu, Yaqi Hu, Qiannan Huang, Hua Yan.
Orchard cultivation refers to the careful management of the orchard soil in such a way that the soil is maintained in a good condition suitable to the needs of the tree with least expenses. This involves maintenance of the physical condition of the soil, its moisture and nutrient content.
This Special Issue focuses on "Irrigation Strategies and Soil Management in Orchards", which is important for promoting a rapid exchange of research results, experience, and ideas within the scientific community and among professionals working in this stimulating and relevant research field, both from an agronomic and an economic perspective.
In central Washington, where most Washington orchards occur, the soils are generally relatively young (less t years old). These young soils are rich in minerals which become available over time providing phosphorus, potassium, and micronutrients. Orchard Floor and Nitrogen Management Influences Soil and Water Quality and Tart Cherry Yields Article (PDF Available) in Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science.
Quantification of the availability of soil moisture at different depths of the soil profile to crop water uptake facilitates the development of scientific water management strategies. A three-year field irrigation experiment was conducted in a cherry orchard in north China under three micro-irrigation under mulch (MIM) situations, and furrow irrigation (FI) was set as control : Renkuan Liao, Wenyong Wu, Yaqi Hu, Qiannan Huang, Hua Yan.
Soil properties in the olive orchards (i.e. texture, pH, organic carbon (C), organic nitrogen (N), C:N ratio, cation exchange capacity (CEC) and exchangeable potassium) were in the suitable range for olive farming in both soil managements, although organic C and N, saturated hydraulic conductivity and available water-holding capacity (AWC) of Cited by: Title: Soil Management in Organic Orchard Production Systems Speaker: Gerry Neilson, Canada Recorded live at the 2nd International Fruit Research Symposium in.
Irrigation Guide Chapter 1 Introduction (vi-NEH, September ) 1–1 Chapter 1 Introduction Water and energy conservation Conservation irrigation is an integral part of a com-plete farm management program of soil, water, air, plant, and animal resources. It is a principal consider-ation in the NRCS Conservation Management SystemMissing: cherry orchards.
This book offers four specific strategies that can serve as the basis for a national policy to protect soil and water quality while maintaining U.S. agricultural productivity and competitiveness.
Timely and comprehensive, the volume has important implications for the Clean Air Act and the farm bill.Note the irrigation may be critical in this system to prevent the ground cover from competing with the fruit trees for water.
Adding mulch, cover crops and/or compost increases soil organic matter, populations of beneficial soil microbes and amounts of active soil carbon and nitrogen available to trees.Application of herbicides with irrigation water (herbigation) has many advantages - uniformity, flexibility, avoidance of heavy machinery, cost efficiency etc.
On the other hand, localized water and chemical applications are associated with a possibility of undesirable impacts on the crops and the environment. The subject of the present paper is the fate of the soil herbicide pendimethalin in.