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Kevin R. Day

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County Director and Pomology Advisor
Cooperative Extension Tulare County
4437-B S. Laspina St.
Tulare, CA 93274
(559) 684-3300 Create VCard

Also in:
Kings County


MS Plant Science, California State University, Fresno. 1985



Fresh-shipping deciduous tree fruits. Cultural practices and production, fruit growth and development, pruning and training systems

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Peer Reviewed

  • Ayres, James A.; Phene, Claude J., et al. (2017). Determining pomegranate water and nitrogen requirements with drip irrigation. Agricultural Water Management. Elsevier B.V. 187, 11-23. 5 March 2017.
  • Tombesi, S.; Day, K. R., et al. (2017). Effectiveness of peach (Prunus persica) rootstocks for vigor control of plum (P.Salicina)scions in relation with xylem vessel size. Acta Horticulturae.T. Robinson. International Society for Horticultural Science. 1177, 111-116.
  • DeJong, T.M.; Johnson, R.S., et al. (2011). "Controller 5, Controller 9 and Hiawatha peach rootstocks: their performance and physiology." Acta Horticulturae 903: 221-228.
  • Day, Kevin R.; Johnson, R.S., et al. (2011). "Effect of timing of topping to reduce tree height on subsequent year vigor of early-season â??Arctic Starâ?? nectarine." Acta Horticulturae 903: 711-716.
  • Day, Kevin R.; Buckner, Richard P. (2011). Growing prunes for the fresh market. UC Prune Production Manual.
  • DeJong, T.M.; Negron, C., et al. (2011). "Using concepts of shoot growth and architecture to understand and predict responses to peach tree pruning." Acta Horticulturae
  • Lopez, G.; Day, Kevin R., et al. (2011). "Why do early spring temperatures reduce peach fruit size and yield at harvest." Acta Horticulturae 903: 1055-1062.

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