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Research Project: Breeding Apple Rootstocks Tolerant to Abiotic Stresses and Resistant to Pests and Diseases

Location: Plant Genetic Resources Unit (PGRU)

Title: Melo: per ogni portinnesto il suo fertilizzante

Author
item Fazio, Gennaro
item LORDAN, JAUME - Institute De Recerca I Tecnologia Agroalimentaries (IRTA)
item REIG, GEMMA - Institute De Recerca I Tecnologia Agroalimentaries (IRTA)
item GRUSACK, MICHAEL - US Department Of Agriculture (USDA)
item CHENG, LAILIANG - Cornell University - New York
item ROBINSON, TERENCE - Cornell University - New York

Submitted to: Agricultural Informant
Publication Type: Trade Journal
Publication Acceptance Date: 10/27/2019
Publication Date: 12/20/2019
Citation: Fazio, G., Lordan, J., Reig, G., Grusack, M., Cheng, L., Robinson, T.L. 2019. Melo: per ogni portinnesto il suo fertilizzante. Agricultural Informant. 43 p 41-49.

Interpretive Summary:

Technical Abstract: Apple rootstocks influence the concentration of mineral nutrients in the leaves and fruits. The ability to match nutritional needs values ''of a cultivar with a specifically calibrated rootstock improves the management of orchards, allowing more balanced productivity and more efficient use of fertilizers.