Websites concerned with the practice and techniques of growing fruits of the genus Prunus. Includes cherries, peaches, apricots, nectarines, plums, sloes, damsons.
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Assured Produce Protocol for Stone Fruit
Producing crops in accordance with these standards allows growers to sell produce to any supermarket or processor in the UK. Information on site selection, site management, variety selection, nutrition, irrigation, crop protection, harvesting and storage. [PDF]
Beach Plum: A New Crop For New Markets
Cornell University project to aid in establishing the fruiting shrub beach plum as a commercial crop. Illustrated cultivation and disease information, opportunities for member interaction.
Crop Profile for Plums in California
General production information on this crop, the cultural practices involved, insect pests, diseases, nematodes and their control by biological, cultural and chemical means, and a discussion of integrated pest management. [PDF]
Peach Tree Growing
Information on growing and training this crop in cooler areas where it needs the protection of a south-facing wall.
Plum Tree Care
Information on the cultivation of this fruit including varieties, tree shapes, planting, pruning and cropping.
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