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7 > Image 7 of Kentucky fruit notes, vol. 2, No. 8, August 1944

Part of Kentucky Agricultural Experiment Station

0tn1` crop in the state this year should af _. _ _ - public, in en l. Wh FEW; ford some striking peach exhibits. cannot be Bpreiediit, theiiririigwviili ;_ gr The grape vm-icty Collcction has be placed for exhibit if it is sent in .,%,8,0 been reduced to five varieties be- tv the tam Fruits that !`tD0 COH- lwied cause of the increased difficulty in $lu`ablY fihcad of the fair that need , Y and gllingl the old ten variety} 'classi g;$i;i;g;een ciscontinued. Hu S ce_ an o torage IL UI Prizes will still be offered for the Companyr LeulSVi_ue KntUkY. in in V best} plulcs of Niugway Cam, Ca_ Strchgshipmentst will be stored under _ tawna, Delaware, Concord, Moore's lic H me um a ml expense tO tnc [ ,;:,2, Qmlyv wmdony and any other \,m__ growerland be delivered to the fair V] r lt; ~ tety. Also. the awards for the best _wPnd* bcfmic the Opcmng Of the 3-quart and l2-quart climax baskets. Sigmd gpiotiguit I Stdt > . _ Q t]u,g _ The apple exhibits will again All Old exhibit? suc .Sh1HmQm' Apple likely furnish the bulk of the fruit return to thef -.0 ethalgi im/1 ee .tO rolled display. Plate and tray classes for .md new {ru-tau.wl eu. exhlblts < and the main Kentucky varieties will be 20,.5 are mviteglO;;%rS\\i?gO;;S1b s are continued, as will the collection of - _ Y O bcst plates of ten varieties and best JO]? the Othels tO compete for a , 3 summer and best 3 fall varieties. ?;iCidOnti2;i$5g0'00.t1n pm1umS.?f` Bushel prizes will be offered this ,.Ggq,.dm tl; {ep? mgpbi {l1S IR year for best bushel of Delicious. sen; {Q1 ex 1 ltsi Ou1d.b Golden Delicious Grimes Jonathan ` ucc to 8 State Fame OfflC* ; and my Othm \_ju_iCw buc {O U Louisville, Kentucky or to W. D. .' ~ _ IC . . _ . th carliness of the fair the bushel bas g;.E,;g?,gKC,5E;1mnt Stenom * __ ket classes of Winesap. Stavman, ` ' e_(;I$ ; andulgtvonie have bleen discontinued "_ _ _ _ or is year: as ave the trays of w p Wmcsap and Home HIl\TS AND OBSERVATIONS Us {Oy ` The feature apple exhibit will BY W' W' MAGILL ~t gg_ again be the 20 tray and 20 plate Field Agent in Horticulture i , class made up of at least three var- 45 Cents yveu Spent , mw i ietics this year instead of five. This _ _, _ . [lip in fact will make it easier for the I EL?} Foincmalael m Kcmgcky IS .Km_ growers to get together their rc- OfO1CIC?C1;n3ndDi)C hss Dag, qiurcments for this class. There has Lnmj you hagcy ac pgch ciipsii _ " aways been keen competition in , V . @{9%- this aaa tm-Ca. from the 1#m N0 doubt She thougm the l>l>> LOL, .1l, _ _ _ . , spring freezes killed your peach aa1?QS tmiSi1tCi;22?m{Zl2` Cm SCG Met wSe {EWS; Of M Mayen- Y $liQC%.%li-Sid.%?y~*%l2JI?pEES `xnunt Gmat i}t01i$t is BEND 0t1Cd peaches at our grchard in July and Q limit- about the individual growers booths August. Prices reasonable. Watch l rusli where all kinds of fruit and products for our later advertisement. John ; fruit produced on the fruit farm or vine- Doe. Orchard near (give town and yard are displayed. Since this fea- road.)" C {nip ure was started in 1939, it has been It M- ht Hav Bee you rs and \'1`Y 0l01`fU1 mid D0Dut31` Two welgks of Jiiry service costs lu"'ll_ Professor C. S. Waltman of the apple growers $4,000l It was be- ilussci Un"'t`l`$tt> of Kentucky will vain tween green tip and pre pink bud iblltjglk V Judge the fruit entries. Mr. W. W. stage of growth on Red Delicious. Maglll, Extension Horticulturist., will The spray motor went bad to the { _ be on hand much of the time to as- extent that the farm laborers could ufl H12 S1_St growers with their exhibits and not make the necessary repairs and u {ll 4 discuss fruit proglems. W. D. Arm- adjustments. They failed to get Uflllfq strong, Superintendent of the fruit the lime sulphur solution applied in EY";__ V u0D11iment will be on hand before time to control apple scab. Con- lf lla and during the fair to be of all pos- servatively speaking, it cost the pcm _ sible service to exhibitors and the owner 2,000 bushels of Delicious. i 7 ~ .152:- rr _