Location
Integrated control of bulb-scale mite in narcissus: Validation of bulb temperatures during hot-water treatment

Research

BOF 063b - Integrated control of bulb-scale mite in narcissus: Validation of bulb temperatures during hot-water treatment

Start Date: 
01/02/2011
Completion Date: 
15/05/2012
Project Leader: 
Gordon Hanks
Code: 
BOF 063b

This project aims to discover whether internal bulb temperatures attain the target of 3 hours at 44.4°C during commercial hot-water treatment (HWT), and use this information to implement HWT practices that would more closely satisfy the temperature x duration requirement.