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Testing ethephon-treated table grapes for berry firmness

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William L. Peacock , Tulare County
Fred L. Jensen, San Joaquin Valley Agricultural Research and Extension Center, Parker
JoAnne Else, Tulare County.

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California Agriculture 32(4):8-8.

Published April 01, 1978

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Ethephon hastens color development and permits earlier harvest of table grapes, but it also reduces berry firmness. Eleven panelists compared untreated and variously treated grapes to detect textural changes.

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Testing ethephon-treated table grapes for berry firmness

William L. Peacock, Fred L. Jensen, JoAnne Else
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Testing ethephon-treated table grapes for berry firmness

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Authors

William L. Peacock , Tulare County
Fred L. Jensen, San Joaquin Valley Agricultural Research and Extension Center, Parker
JoAnne Else, Tulare County.

Publication Information

California Agriculture 32(4):8-8.

Published April 01, 1978

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Author Affiliations show

Abstract

Ethephon hastens color development and permits earlier harvest of table grapes, but it also reduces berry firmness. Eleven panelists compared untreated and variously treated grapes to detect textural changes.

Full text

Full text is available in PDF.

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