Apple Carbohydrate Thinning Model for Scott Township.

Green tip: April 12, 2019
Bloom: May 10, 2019

DateMax Temp (°F)Min Temp (°F)Solar Rad (MJ/m2)ProductionDemandBalance4-Day Avg BalanceThinning Recommendation
24-May 65 52 15.70 65.19 63.90 1.30 0.27 Increase chemical thinner rate by 15%
25-May 69 48 17.20 73.05 65.76 7.29 -10.37 Apply standard chemical thinner rate
26-May 77 59 16.10 63.04 97.46 -34.42 -15.99 Apply standard chemical thinner rate
27-May 72 51 26.90 101.55 74.64 26.92 -13.92 Apply standard chemical thinner rate
28-May 71 54 8.40 38.08 79.34 -41.26 -10.97 Apply standard chemical thinner rate
29-May 74 57 16.70 72.58 87.77 -15.19 7.75 Increase chemical thinner rate by 15%
30-May 76 56 13.00 59.33 85.49 -26.16 15.60 Increase chemical thinner rate by 15%
31-May 71 49 23.40 102.51 63.79 38.72 28.95 Increase chemical thinner rate by 30%
1-Jun 75 52 24.40 103.54 69.91 33.62
2-Jun 75 53 18.10 84.46 68.24 16.22
3-Jun 72 55 20.90 94.56 67.33 27.22

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