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Automation in tree fruit production: principles and practice.

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This book on automation in tree fruit production consists of 11 chapters covering the following topics: (1) concept of tree fruit production automation; (2) economics of perennial crops production automation; (3) sensing for stress detection and high-throughput phenotyping in precision horticulture; (4) light interception and canopy sensing for tree fruit canopy management; (5) precision orchard systems; (6) variable rate irrigation on centre pivots; (7) precision technologies for pest and disease management; (8) precision nutrient management; (9) precise crop load management; (10) mechanical harvest and in-field handling of tree fruit crops; and (11) opportunity of robotics in precision horticulture.

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Book Chapters

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 1) Tree fruit production automation. Author(s): Zhang, Q
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 13) The economics of perennial crops' production automation. Author(s): Gallardo, R. K. Zilberman, D.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 28) Sensing for stress detection and high-throughput phenotyping in precision horticulture. Author(s): Sankaran, S. Zhang ChongYuan Marzougui, A.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 43) Light interception and canopy sensing for tree fruit canopy management. Author(s): Rojo, F. Zhang JingJin Upadhyaya, S. Zhang, Q.
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 75) Precision orchard systems. Author(s): Whiting, M.
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 93) Variable rate irrigation on center pivots. Author(s): Peters, R. T.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 112) Precision technologies for pest and disease management. Author(s): Khot, L. Hoheisel, G. A. Osroosh, Y. Ehsani, R.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 134) Precision nutrient management. Author(s): Neilsen, G. Neilsen, D.
Chapter: 9 (Page no: 161) Precise crop load management. Author(s): Zhang CaiXi Chen Du
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 179) Mechanical harvest and in-field handling of tree fruit crops. Author(s): Karkee, M. Silwal, A. Davidson, J. R.
Chapter: 11 (Page no: 234) Opportunity of robotics in precision horticulture. Author(s): Burks, T. Bulanon, D. Mehta, S.