Apple Carbohydrate Thinning Model for Bedford County

New Paris

Green Tip: March 20, 2020
Full Bloom: May 7, 2020

Date Max Temp (°F) Min Temp (°F) Solar Rad (MJ/m2) Production Demand Balance 4-Day Avg Balance Thinning Recommendation
26-May 83 57 22.00 87.55 152.97 -65.41 -71.64 Decrease chemical thinner rate by 50%
27-May 73 58 12.50 61.73 128.05 -66.32 -45.85 Decrease chemical thinner rate by 30%
28-May 83 63 12.30 53.84 151.36 -97.52 -12.58 Apply standard chemical thinner rate
29-May 81 64 17.00 75.49 132.81 -57.32 26.79 Increase chemical thinner rate by 30%
30-May 70 46 23.10 110.90 73.12 37.77 51.99 Increase chemical thinner rate by 30%
31-May 63 41 26.20 120.94 54.20 66.73 43.71 Increase chemical thinner rate by 30%
1-Jun 65 45 26.40 121.68 61.71 59.97 27.34 Increase chemical thinner rate by 30%
2-Jun 68 46 21.60 109.21 65.72 43.49
3-Jun 74 54 16.10 86.73 82.09 4.65
4-Jun 74 61 17.30 88.62 87.37 1.25

Note: Date printed in boldface is the date the model was run and is based on expected temperatures for that specific date and location.