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1 This course concentrates on fruit growing, production, area in Turkey and in the World. Reading of the papers about the lecture
2 Fruit trade in Turkey and in the World. Reading of the papers about the lecture
3 Fruit growing climate zones in Turkey and characteristics of these regions. Reading of the papers about the lecture
4 The general classification of fruit groups. Reading of the papers about the lecture
5 The general classification of fruit groups. Reading of the papers about the lecture
6 Fruit bud formation, chilling requirement, flowers opening. Reading of the papers about the lecture
7 Pollination, fertilization, drops, alternate bearing and principles of fertilization biology on set of fruit archard. Reading of the papers about the lecture
8 Propagation of fruit trees, Reading of the papers about the lecture
9 Mid-Term exam Preparation to mid-term exam
10 Rootstock nursing (growing, seedlings removal, conservation and packaging) Reading of the papers about the lecture
11 Management of fruit orchards. Reading of the papers about the lecture
12 Cultural systems in fruit orchards. Reading of the papers about the lecture
13 Fruit tree pruning Reading of the papers about the lecture
14 Harvest, postharvst physiogy, quality analysis of fruits. Reading of the papers about the lecture
15 Harvest, postharvst physiogy, quality analysis of fruits. Reading of the papers about the lecture
16-17 Final exam Preparation to final exam

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