Climate and Agriculture in the Southeast

Alabama peach growers hope for cooler weather

The Fruit Growers News reported this week that Alabama peach growers are concerned about the lack of chill hours this year.  You can read the article at http://fruitgrowersnews.com/news/alabama-peach-growers-hope-for-cooler-weather/.  Some of the problems with the lack of chill hours are a reduction in fruit set and a longer bloom period, which could…
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