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The articles summarized below have appeared in an NNGA Annual report and are an example of the kind of information in the NNGA library. An index of NNGA Annual Reports from 1910 - 1974 which can lead you to other articles on persimmons is available for purchase.

When ordering an article, its name, length, and the Annual Report it is in is required. Note this information for inclusion on the order form.

  • Growing Persimmons in Tree Shelters
    by J. Lehman, 2 pp

    85th Annual Report of the Northern Nut Growers Association - 1994

    Lehman reports favorably on the use oft tree shelters for persimmons.

  • Persimmon Production in China
    by Z. Wang, 2 pp

    85th Annual Report of the Northern Nut Growers Association - 1994

    Zheli Wang discusses persimmon production in China.

  • Chemical, Sensory and Aroma Volatile Profiles of Japanese Persimmons Grown in the Southeastern United States
    by S.D. Senter, et al., 10 pp

    82nd Annual Report of the Northern Nut Growers Association - 1991

    Seter et al compares attributes of 5 Oriental persimmons studied at the USDA, ARS Fruit and Nut Tree Research Laboratory, Byron, GA.

  • Sudden Death Syndrome in Khaki Persimmon: Some Observations
    by G.L. Reighard and J. Payne, 3 pp

    82nd Annual Report of the Northern Nut Growers Association - 1991

    Reighard and Payne report on the puzzling death of oriental persimmons in Georgia and South Carolina plantings.

  • The Effect of Shrink Wrapping Persimmons on Change in Color and Astringency
    by J.A. Payne, et al., 7 pp

    78th Annual Report of the Northern Nut Growers Association - 1987

    Payne et al relate their findings on the use of shrink wrap to prolong shelf life of the oriental persimmon.



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  • UNCOMMON FRUITS FOR EVERY GARDENnew
    Lee Reich, Timber Press, 2004



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  • Miscellaneous information: persimmons
    Loose-leaf File, 14 pp
     
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