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Pruning strategies can help regulate avocado yields

Issue Date: May 12, 2021
By Bob Johnson

To mitigate the effect of alternate bearing and promote a consistent yield from avocado trees, Mission Produce uses a complex pruning strategy that varies within the same block. The strategy also accounts for the need to thin trees as the canopy closes and shades out some areas.

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