Heat Mitigation Seminar Available Online
A valuable new resource to help California avocado growers mitigate heat in avocado groves is now available online. A recording of the recent California Avocado Society UC Seminar Series “Physiology and management of heat stress in orchard systems” seminar is now available on YouTube.
The session includes presentations as follows:
- Giulia Marino, UC Davis Tree Physiologist — How heat affects a tree and what options are there to reduce the effect
- Grower Panel on Overhead Irrigation — Four examples of growers modifying overhead irrigation to affect tree heat
- Lisa Fyffe, Australian Consultant — How it’s done down under