2007 Tracy L Kahn (Variety Evaluation for Trueness)

Citrus Variety Evaluation for Trueness-to-Type and Commercial Potential

Preliminary evaluations of new citrus varieties for commercial potential and adaptability to California growing conditions benefits the California citrus industry by providing primary data to assist growers in choosing appropriate varieties for the domestic and export markets. Late and early season navel orange selections evaluated during past seasons have extended the navel orange marketing window, and new seedless mandarin varieties such as Tango will expand the fresh citrus market for California.