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Helicopters for frost protection

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Marvin Miller, University of California, Riverside
Russell Perry, University of California, Riverside
F. M. Turrell, University of California, Riverside
John Hoeger

Publication Information

California Agriculture 25(11):3-4.

Published November 01, 1971

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Abstract

Tests in Riverside County to study the effectiveness of a helicopter for frost protection in citrus resulted in a beneficial response in both air and fruit temperatures.

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Foothill Lemon Company. The Corona Foothill Lemon Company made available the lemon, grove and arranged for the controlled flights of the helicopter. Cover photo by Max Clover was of a helicopter flight courtesy of Western Helicopters Inc.

Helicopters for frost protection

Marvin Miller, Russell Perry, F. M. Turrell, John Hoeger
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Helicopters for frost protection

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Authors

Marvin Miller, University of California, Riverside
Russell Perry, University of California, Riverside
F. M. Turrell, University of California, Riverside
John Hoeger

Publication Information

California Agriculture 25(11):3-4.

Published November 01, 1971

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Author Affiliations show

Abstract

Tests in Riverside County to study the effectiveness of a helicopter for frost protection in citrus resulted in a beneficial response in both air and fruit temperatures.

Full text

Full text is available in PDF.

Author notes

Foothill Lemon Company. The Corona Foothill Lemon Company made available the lemon, grove and arranged for the controlled flights of the helicopter. Cover photo by Max Clover was of a helicopter flight courtesy of Western Helicopters Inc.


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