Featured stories about pears appear in this issue.
—Orchard to orchard susceptibility: Unknown.
—Maturity: Unknown, but research is scheduled for the 2005 crop.
—Dye test: The aniline blue dye test appears to correlate well [...]
Shaanxi, China’s second most important apple-growing region, is in central China bordering Inner Mongolia to the north. The area doesn’t get as much rain [...]