Spring 2020

Confirming the breakdown of apple scab resistance in Malus floribunda 821, the most important source for scab resistance breeding, in North America | Hummingbirds Can Reduce Spotted Wing
Drosophila (SWD) Fruit Infestation | Strategies for Sunburn Prevention on ‘Honeycrisp’ and Management of the Apple Insect Complex Employing Complete Exclusion Protective Netting in the Hudson Valley of  NY State | Prohexadione-calcium at Pink: A strategy for managing fire blight in apple orchards | Improvements to the Cornell Apple Carbohydrate Thinning Model – MaluSim | Drape Net Field Netting Investigation & Results

Spring 2020 Issue

Winter 2019

– Picking the Right Rootstock for Fresh and Processing Apple Orchards  – Investigating the Behavior and Biology of Locally Overwintered Spotted-wing Drosophila Disease in Michigan – Establishment, Persistence and Impact of Native NY Entomopathogenic Nematodes on Plum Curculio In Apples Management in Apple Orchards – MSU Apple Replant Field Trial at the Clarksville Research Center

Winter 2019 Issue

Fall 2018

  1. Economic Case Studies of Cider Apple Orchards in NYS
  2. Mite-Flaring Impact of New Insecticides on European Red Mites in Apples
  3. Understanding Strawberry Root Problems that Impact Berry Farm Profitability
  4. Bitter Pit Mitigation & the ‘Honeycrisp’ Apple
  5. Orchard Automation & Genes Relevant to Apple Tree Architecture
  6. Editorial – Cleaning Up Our Act: Thoughts on Sustainability

Fall 2018 Issue

Summer 2018

Editorial – Behind the Scenes by Bill Dodd, Premier Apple

  1. Update on New Apple Varieties and Clubs
  2. Studies on Pollination and Fungicide Use During Orchard Bloom
  3. Bacterial Strain Affects Cultivar Response to Fire Blight in Apples
  4. Non-Mineral Prediction of Bitter Pit in ‘Honeycrisp’ Apples
  5. Breeding Apple Rootstocks to Match Cultural and Nutrient Requirements of Scion Varieties

Summer 2018 Issue