Apple Carbohydrate Thinning Model for Cabot, PA

Green Tip: March 23, 2020
April: May 5, 2020

Date Max Temp (°F) Min Temp (°F) Solar Rad (MJ/m2) Production Demand Balance 4-Day Avg Balance Thinning Recommendation
5-Jun 76 63 9.10 46.42 94.36 -47.94 12.71 Increase chemical thinner rate by 15%
6-Jun 80 61 24.30 107.85 96.58 11.27 24.60 Increase chemical thinner rate by 30%
7-Jun 74 49 23.60 117.03 73.02 44.01 13.46 Increase chemical thinner rate by 15%
8-Jun 81 45 24.90 120.43 76.94 43.49 11.10 Increase chemical thinner rate by 15%
9-Jun 90 59 25.20 104.76 105.14 -0.38 8.71 Increase chemical thinner rate by 15%
10-Jun 87 60 13.50 68.86 102.15 -33.29 20.46 Increase chemical thinner rate by 30%
11-Jun 78 57 25.80 121.54 86.95 34.59 38.10 Increase chemical thinner rate by 30%
12-Jun 78 55 24.40 119.75 85.83 33.93 -
13-Jun 69 49 21.10 115.08 68.48 46.59 -
14-Jun 70 51 19.70 110.29 73.00 37.28

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