AK Pioneer Fruit Growers Association

REVISED RESULTS OF ALASKAN APPLE- TREE CENSUS, Feb. 5, 1995 —by Dwight Bradley

February 9, 1995

  —by Dwight Bradley   I’ve now received ten responses from Alaskan growers to the apple census in the Fall Newsletter. A total of 439 varieties and 1288 individual trees…

MILE 108 APPLE

February 9, 1999

apples on the tree. Needless to say we were unable to harvest any apples from the tree as the traveling public seemed to do this for us. My efforts to…

SUGAR CONTENT OF ALASKAN APPLES AT THE SEPTEMBER 1996 APPLE-TASTING

December 9, 1996

apple was an unknown crab, which looked like Dolgo, with a brix of 17. It wasn’t a particularly sweet-tasting apple; in fact it was puckery-tart. This and. the other top…

THE YORKSHIRE GREENING APPLE

January 28, 1991

According to Lawrence Clark, a Yorkshire Greening’ apple has been growing in Anchorage for more than 20 years. It produces one of the largest apples of all the cold- hardy…

APPLE NOTES FROM PRAIRIE CANADA

February 9, 1994

The Canadian prairie provinces have been the source of many of the most successful apple varieties in Alaska (for example, Norland, Parkland, Rescue, and Westland). Apple Notes, edited by Roger…

RESULTS OF ALAKASAN APPLE-TREE CENSUS, NOV. 1994

November 9, 1994

…  The Dearborns reported a 1994 apple harvest of 1500 pounds.   1993 ALASKAN APPLE TREE CENSUS   Variety Trees Growers Acorn 4 1 A Grata 2 2 Avenarius 1…

APPLE WINTER SURVIVAL IN MINNESOTA

December 9, 1998

…1995-96 provided us an opportunity to evaluate apple cultivar hardiness. The table lists the relative survival of the cultivars in our orchard following the 1995-96 winter. Winter damage was worse…

Joe Orsi’s Summer Apple List

February 9, 1993

Joe Orsi’s Summer Apple List Table l.–Some early ripening “summer apple” varieties suitable for trials in Southeast Alaska (Orsi 10/92).   1Variety Parentage Origin 2Bears Sitka Exper. Station Tested Fruited…

Gladys Wood Elementary School Apple Tasting Results October 4, 2000

May 16, 2001

by HUGH HARRIS These are some additional results from an independent group with no vested interest in apples – Kindergartners! Three classes participated, each child voting for the best apple….

Updated Apple-Tree Growth Curves For Peters Creek, Alaska 2001

January 16, 2001

Updated Apple-Tree Growth Curves For Peters Creek, Alaska By D. BRADLEY In January 1998 I measured the heights of the 77 apple trees then growing in our orchard and plotted…

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