A small tree which produces fruit of normal size.
The study of tree fruit, such as apples and pears.
The study of insects and similar creatures. (This is very
important to the apple industry.)
A process used in making apple juice. Juice is heated to
a high temperature to help preserve it.
The study of plant diseases.
Used to produce a tree of a specific variety. One piece
of apple wood (the variety) is placed into a second piece of apple
wood (the rootstock).
Branches are cut from trees to improve the tree's structure and
The name given to a type of apple, such as Gravenstein, McIntosh
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