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Tree Crop magazine cover

Aug/Sep 2021

Released Aug. 26, 2021

Inside this Issue:


  • Tasmanian cherry exports up by 40%
  • Montague enters citrus industry
  • Picker outlook for 2021 crops
  • APAL returns $500,000 to hort funding
  • New Almond Board CEO

Featured Crop - Cherries

  • New sensor measures sugar levels in cherries
  • APT picking technology targets cherry growers
  • Trials yield confidence in Qfly trade protocol
  • Data integrity critical for Koala Cherries
  • Stress and strain in the cherry skin and cuticle

Featured Crop - Tropical Trees

  • Cover crop plantings key to regenerative farming
  • Tropical plant industry biosecurity surveillance
  • New research identifies best mango pollinators
  • UQ uses ‘digital twins’ for orchard modelling
  • Growing custard apples using biological systems
  • Resilience and profits of high-density jackfruit

Fruit Fly

  • Corteva plays key role in fight against SA fruit fly
  • A systems approach to fruit fly management

Know Your Pest

  • Get ready for the spring pest invasion!

Tree Crop Insights

  • Irradiation opens access to new export markets
  • Plant walnuts closer. Unthinkable? Think again!

Products and Services News

  • Nitrate fertiliser lowers your carbon footprint
  • Stop the drop with Bio-HOLD

INSIGHTS: Disease Control

  • Ongoing R&D helps stop post-harvest diseases
  • Luna Sensation effective on avocado disease
  • Croplands leads the way in spray coverage
  • Almond fungicides continue to perform

INSIGHTS: Mite Control

  • Hit mites hard and early with Kanemite miticide

INSIGHTS: Water Supply & Irrigation

  • Sentek Technologies has a probe for all seasons
  • Growers using drones to make every drop count
  • Prioritising investments with aerial imaging data

INSIGHTS: Harvesting

  • Labour assist platform improves efficiency
  • Inspired Ag’s harvesting solutions find favour
  • GrowData harvest app saves time and money
  • Orchard-Rite: shaker and mover in craftsmanship