Crop Conditions – Facts for Fancy Fruit

Crop Conditions

In Lafayette grapes are at bud break to 2-inch shoots. Blackberries are at 3 to 4-inch shoots with flower clusters showing, and raspberries are at 2-3 inch shoots. Strawberries are just starting to bloom.
Apples in the northern half of the state are approaching full bloom whereas petal fall is more common in more southern areas of the state. Bloom has typically been heavy and weather has been favorable for pollination.

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