In this edition: polish farm with focus on the future; interesting novelties during sweet cherry study trip; the Rocha pear, the fl avour of Portugal and Portugal’s pride; anti-rain film a hot item in Lanxade; record number of visitors to the Apple Day in Klein-Altendorf
In this edition: choice of sweet cherry variety depends on location; robot takes over spraying from fruit grower; stone fruit varieties assessed for their susceptibility to Xanthomonas; export growth compensates for falling consumption
In this edition: Apricot symposium 2015 in Poysdorf, in Austria; Cherry day in Oppenheim; Innovative packaging makes washing apples at home unnecessary; Fruit cultivation sprayers show differences at practical demonstrations
In this edition: spotted-wing drosophila; what apple varieties are planted by European fruit growers; european collaboration on fruit thinning bears fruit; cisgenesis is on the march in European fruit breeding; worldwide megatrends that affect cultivation and trade
In this edition: fire blight; the North Germany Fruit Growers days; frost protection effects of wind machine investigated; research into chemical fruit thinning; only more pears from the southern hemisphere?