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1980-81 Winter - Champlain Valley Apple Injury

Posted by megamav 5a - NY (My Page) on
Tue, May 8, 12 at 16:31

The spring of 2012 seems very similar to the spring of 1981.
Winter of 1980 was brutal, dropping below -20 seven times and then an early spring occurred in February thru April hitting over 60 some days. May 18th dropped to 26 degrees.

I thought some of you might be interested in reading what happened to the crops that year considering its similar to whats happened this year.

Low-Temperature Injury to Apples in the Champlain Valley, 1980-81

-Eric
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RE: 1980-81 Winter - Champlain Valley Apple Injury

Interesting! Particularly the photos of the frost-scarred apples.


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