Using a good homemade repellent for deer is an economical way to scare away our exploitation of these harmful animals. In addition to affecting deer, the repellent that we will see will allow us to keep other mammals at bay( deer, ibex, sheep, wild boars, rabbits…). The damage that deer can cause in farms is … Read moreHomemade deer repellent
Cherry seeds contain cyanide, as do the seeds of apricots, peach, plums bitter almonds and the seeds of other pit or pome fruits (pear, apple). Cyanide is generated by breaking down amygdalin present in cherry seeds. Its function is clear, together with the bone, it protects the seed, thus preventing predators from eating them. In … Read moreDo cherry pits have cyanide?
There are several reasons why cherry trees dry up. Inadequate pruning, pest attack, diseases, water stress… Inadequate cherry tree pruning Improperly cherry pruning, especially if cutting the main branches, can cause irreversible damage to the tree. Cherry trees can dry out if major cuts are made to the branches and healing paste is not applied … Read moreWhy do cherry trees dry up?
Given the concern about leaf drop, in areas where its cultivation is not common, it is common question whether are cherry trees deciduous or evergreen tree. Undoubtedly, much of the charm of the cherry tree (Prunus Avium) is due to the fact that it is a deciduous tree with its precious seasonal contrasts. We can enjoy … Read moreAre cherry trees deciduous or evergreen?
Before starting to pruning cherry trees, it is important to decide the objectives to be achieved. Thus, when cherry trees in a commercial plantation are pruned, what is sought is to obtain the highest number of quality cherries possible. The price of quality cherries more easily exceeds the break-even point of the farm.Cherry picking and … Read morePruning cherry trees: Quality Cherries
There are several reasons why cherry tree drop its fruit, being worrying to see how the cherries dry up on the tree and fall to the ground. Although it is usually due to the non-application of phytosanitary treatments at the right time. There are other situations that are difficult to control by the farmer that … Read moreWhy does my cherry tree drop its fruit?
The bark grafting trees is a type of graft suitable for fruit trees like the olive or cherry… It is used when the trunk diameter is too large to use the bench cherry trees Graft or Cleft Graft. Bark grafting can be used on: Cherry, Almond, Plum, Orange, Lemon, olive, apricot, grapefruit, apple, avocado… How to grafting cherry trees ? … Read moreHow to do a bark graft in cherry or fruit trees?
To find out how much does a cherry weigh approximately, it is necessary to know its size or caliber (22, 24, 26, 28, 30, 32, 34, 36, 38 mm) and shape (rounded, cordate, reniform…). With these dimensions the weight of a cherry can vary considerably, from just 3-4 grams for the very small size to 20 … Read moreHow much does a cherry weigh? 5, 10, 15, 20 grams…
The Sentennial cherry is a variety that ripens extra late, obtained by the Summerland station (Canada). Comes from open pollinated seeds of the variety SweetHeart, also known by the name SPC 103 and by its references in the 13S testing range -21-23 and 23 166 csp. Cherry SPC 103 is registered under the patent number … Read moreSentennial ® Cherry (SPC 103)
Would you like to know how the delicious cherry vinegar is make? We teach you all the tricks so that you can make cherry balsamic vinegar in a simple way with a 100% homemade recipe. When making cherry vinegar, it is important to know the process by which the vinegar is produced, so that we … Read moreHow to make cherry vinegar? Homemade recipe
The Sweet Aryana cherry (PA1UNIBO) is a new and interesting early-ripening variety, obtained by researchers from the University of Bologna (Italy). The variety is registered in the varietal register of the European Union by Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna. Approved in 2018, the rights for its multiplication will be extended until the year 2048. … Read moreSweet Aryana® (PA1UNIBO)
There are several causes why a cherry tree does not producing fruit or gives them in very little cherries quantity. Insufficient age, pollination problems, weather conditions, diseases, improper pruning… Vigorous and growing tree During the first years the cherry trees barely produce flowers and many of them do not set. Although the new varieties and management … Read moreWhy is my cherry tree not producing fruit?
One of the common problems that arise after the postharvest of cherries and storage in cold rooms is the pitting or superficial depression. The appearance of the cherry is essential to achieve good sale pricesin the market and these dents are the perfect excuse to lower prices. It must be taken into account that pitting … Read morePitting or superficial depression in cherries (Postharvest problems)
Seeing cherry blossoms is a show that can only be enjoyed a few weeks a year. In addition to its beauty, cherry blossom is an important resource for bees, bumblebees and other insects. The cherry trees reward with abundant amount of nectar and pollen to the insects that pollinate their flowers. Flowering Valle del Jerte … Read moreCherry blossoms
Cherry breeders seek to achieve varieties of self fertile cherry trees due to their higher productivity. They also take into account other fundamental aspects for obtaining new varieties of cherry (precocity, flavor, size, firmness, chill hours, resistance to diseases…). Therefore, some cherry varieties are still sterile and need to bloom alongside other compatible varieties. When … Read morePollination of the cherry tree
In this publication, we will analyze how many cherries does a cherry tree produce in various growing conditions. A cherry tree can produce 0, 20, 50, 100, 400 kilos of cherries depending on the weather, terrain, care applied… Personally the most I have caught a cherry tree has been 400 kg . A huge cherry … Read moreHow many cherries does a cherry tree produce?
After reading our publication abaut Hojiblanca vs Picual you will be able to choose more easily between these olive tree varieties. We have broken down the differences between the Hojiblanca and Picual olive oil, as well as the characteristics of Picual and Hojiblanca olive trees. The peculiarities of the different olive varieties (Picual, Hojiblanca, Cornicabra, Arbequina, Manzanilla…). … Read moreHojiblanca vs Picual
Cherry chill hours requirements vary significantly between the different cherry tree varieties. Deciduous fruit trees require a rest period during winter. This phase is called chill accumulation requirements or needs. These requirements are the result of the climatic adaptation of the different fruit species to their environment. Breaking the sleep depends on the accumulation of … Read moreCherry chill hours
The cherry picking season in Spain is between the months of April and August. Cherry picking can last between 100 and 130 days from the earliest areas of Aragon to the latest in the Jerte Valley. The price of kg of cherries is higher at the beginning of the season, gradually lowering until it rebounds … Read moreCherry picking season
The different cherry color shades provide information on the optimal state of maturation of a given cherry variety. There are color charts like those usually used to select the cherry color of the hair dye, decoration, paint… The usual thing when we think of the cherry color, is that reddish tones come to mind. Although … Read moreCherry color: White, Bicolor, Red, Garnet, Blackish…
Royal Hazel cherry tree is a variety obtained in the United States. Specifically, by the Zaiger’s Inc Genetics research station located in Modesto, California. The patent application for Royal Hazelwas filed in the United States on June 26 December 2007 In the European Union, the patent is valid until December 31, 2046. Curiosities: It comes … Read moreRoyal Hazel cherry tree
Starblush cherry is a variety obtained by the Summerland research station, located in Canada. His study number is 17 73 CS. The registration application was approved in 2016 under the name SPC 207. Patent rights are valid until 2046. Curiosities: The commercial name of this cherry variety “Starblush” is fruit of the union of the … Read moreStarblush cherry
The SPC 342 cherry is a variety obtained by the Summerland research station (Canada). Also known as SUMS 342CH and with reference during its study 23 151 CSP. On December 7, 2012, the patent application was accepted in the EU, being fully applicable as of this date. The publisher with patent permits in Europe is IPS. In … Read moreSPC 342 Cherry
Sabrina cherry tree variety, was obtained from the Summerland research station (Canada). The reference codes used during the different phases of obtaining are 2N 03-14 and 18 78 CSI. In 2005 he made the application for registration in the EU, using the name SUMN314CH. On April 18, 2011, the patent application was accepted, effective until 2041. … Read moreSabrina cherry
The Royal Helen cherry is a strain obtained by the Zaiger’s Inc Genetics research station located in Modesto, California. The patent application for Royal Helen was filed in the United States on 1 July 2008. The variety is the result of a seed obtained from crossing Bing with Royal Dawn. Curiosities: Being a variety of … Read moreRoyal Helen cherry
The cherry is an attractive and exquisite-tasting fruit. It is one of the first fruits of season. In Spain, production starts in April, although we can buy cherries of Spanish origin until August. Benefits and properties of cherry Each fruit has different characteristics and chemical composition. In particular, the properties of cherryhave proven beneficial or … Read moreCherry (fruit, plant, tree, properties, price…)
The olive pyralid moth or Euzophera, has the scientific name (Euzophera pinguis Haworth, 1811). It feeds on the bark and wood of the olive tree, damaging the sap flows and weakening the olive trees. Its presence is not usually worrying thanks to the control by several insects that parasitize it. It is a secondary pest … Read moreEuzophera pinguis
The new varieties have achieved significant improvements in the characteristics of cherry and cherry. Canadian and European Canadian research centers have managed to obtain new varieties of cherry with excellent characteristics. The most valued characteristics of a variety of cherry trees are: precocity, productivity, resistance and production of quality cherries. Some cherry varieties with interesting … Read moreCherry characteristics