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Cover for Tree fruit production automation.

This chapter discusses the concept and crop-specific issues in precision and automated production for tree fruit. The chapter also provides integrated solutions to orchard mechanization and automation.

Author(s)
Zhang, Q
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648507)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Automation in tree fruit production: principles and practice.

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...

Author(s)
Zhang, Q.
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648507)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Sensing for stress detection and high-throughput phenotyping in precision horticulture.

This chapter discusses commonly used sensing techniques with a focus on sensing applications for stress detection and high-throughput phenotyping in horticulture, including examples. The sensor technologies explored are RGB camera, multispectral and hyperspectral sensors/cameras, fluorescent and...

Author(s)
Sankaran, S.; Zhang ChongYuan; Marzougui, A.
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648507)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Light interception and canopy sensing for tree fruit canopy management.

This chapter provides a review of the principles, state-of-the-art technology and applications of light interception sensing systems and modelling for use in production agriculture. Case studies are presented where proximally sensed photosynthetically active radiation interception data measured...

Author(s)
Rojo, F.; Zhang JingJin; Upadhyaya, S.; Zhang, Q.
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648507)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Precision orchard systems.

This chapter focuses on the key technological developments that have enabled the adoption of precision orchard systems, and, equally important, enabled the maintenance of mature, compact, productive orchard systems. Also, the chapter discusses the following topics: canopy architecture and training...

Author(s)
Whiting, M.
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648507)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Precision technologies for pest and disease management.

This chapter discusses various aspects of integrated pest and disease management with a focus on ways to monitor insects and pests using traditional as well as new technologies, advances in spatial and temporal microclimatic measurement techniques and the role of such data in pest monitoring and...

Author(s)
Khot, L.; Hoheisel, G. A.; Osroosh, Y.; Ehsani, R.
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648507)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Precision nutrient management.

This chapter will focus on cumulative fertigation research undertaken primarily in high-density apple and cherry as a case study of the practical application of fertigation. Thus, the information is most relevant to semi-arid fruit-growing regions, where irrigation is required to achieve...

Author(s)
Neilsen, G.; Neilsen, D.
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648507)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Precise crop load management.

This chapter discusses three approaches of precision crop load management. Several production practices can be used to reduce crop load, but the chief practices are fruit thinning and pruning. Obtaining the optimal crop load for fruit size, quality and return bloom with chemical thinning is...

Author(s)
Zhang CaiXi; Chen Du
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648507)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Mechanical harvest and in-field handling of tree fruit crops.

This chapter provides a general overview and description of various components of mechanized and automated fruit harvesting and handling systems. The chapter also introduces two case studies: one in shake-and-catch cherry harvesting; and another in robotic apple harvesting. As the design of crop...

Author(s)
Karkee, M.; Silwal, A.; Davidson, J. R.
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648507)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Opportunity of robotics in precision horticulture.

The objective of this chapter is to present an overview of the major production task areas in tree fruit production that either have already been automated or are currently in research and development stages. Specifically, this chapter addresses topics in autonomous navigation, cultural practices,...

Author(s)
Burks, T.; Bulanon, D.; Mehta, S.
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648507)
Type
Book chapter

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