Good Fruit Grower

October 2013

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LAST BITE How did you do? Find the answers on page 33 of this issue. 1 FruiTrivia: Test your apple knowledge Which of the following is not a cider apple variety? a. b. c. d. e. Cap of Liberty Foxwhelp Peau de Vache Butt Tom Putt 2 Who said: "Anybody who plants in rows wider than 12 feet deserves a kick in the butt"? a. Mike Robinson b. Terence Robinson c. Donald Rumsfeld d. Ron Rasch e. Karen Lewis a b 5 The Equilifruit disc is a device for: a. b. c. d. e. Making change at farm markets Estimating fruit size Counting gross proļ¬ts Estimating the appropriate crop load for a limb Calculating picker rates 6 Which glyphosate application timing is likely to have the least detrimental effect on the tree? a. Early summer b. Late summer c d e 7 What percentage of U.S. organic apples is grown in Washington State? 3 Canadian growers blame what for fueling the growth of the Washington apple industry over the past 20 years? a. Climate change b. MCP c. Tax write-offs d. Availability of water from the Columbia River e. Matthew Whiting, eh. 4 a. b. c. d. 40 percent 50 percent 70 percent 90 percent 8 Who developed the biaxis tree training system? a. Alessio Martinelli b. Naidu Rayapati c. Stefano Musacchi d. Luciano Pavarotti By what name is Washington State University's apple WA 2 known? a. b. c. d. e. Cougar Red Blushing Delight Crimson Crisp Twilight Blush Crimson Delight OCTOBER 2013 GOOD FRUIT GROWER b c 38 a d

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