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Apples grow larger when cells don’t divide


July 1st, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 1 (IANS) Fast-food restaurants can supersize French fries and drinks, but nature has found a way to super-size a type of apple by not letting its cells divide. Peter Hirst, Purdue ... Read more...

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Why some apples grow larger than others


July 1st, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 1 (ANI): A variety of apples grow larger than others because of the absence of cell division, a new American study reveals.The research by Peter Hirst, a Purdue University associate ... Read more...

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How to make apples larger, redder


November 4th, 2009 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 4 (ANI): Covering orchard floors with reflective films can significantly improve fruit size, colour in warmer environments and boost apple growers' profits, say researchers.Gala apples have become very popular in ... Read more...

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