Walnut Blogletter 17 – August 2013


Hi, Nick ,Pauline, many thanks for sending this on, really enjoyed reading it . Ray, Elaine Brown Jeremy Bicknell also picked up on the Spanish paper on growing walnuts for timber, which developed into a discussion on this topic.  That will be good to reproduce in a later blogletter.  Hi Nick, Many thanks for latest blogletter.  So interesting to hear about walnut growing in China and Jeffrey’s account of his visit there. Let’s hope that some of the disease problems that they face don’t find their way here too quickly! On a personal note, we have about a dozen trees (mostly [...]

Walnut Blogletter 17 – August 20132023-02-28T15:08:24+13:00

Fertiliser, frosts…


Dear Nick You will no doubt have heard that in Central Otago we had another severe air frost at the beginning of November, a bit like having a hundred year event 2 years in a row. I was actually in Brisbane but on returning home noticed that many of our trees were badly burnt even up to a height of 4 – 5 metres, and even in areas with good drainage were still burnt. […]

Fertiliser, frosts…2012-12-28T23:31:46+13:00
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