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acorns coming down!!

Old 07-22-2015, 02:38 AM
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acorns are coming down now here in massachusetts. is this good or bad? ones that are down now do not have much of a nut on them. and there are quite a few of them down. hoping its not a bad year for them weather wise. i personally think its way to early for them to be coming down.
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Old 07-22-2015, 03:12 AM
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If there are a lot of nuts on the tree, it could be shedding itself of excess acorns it can't sustain. The rest should ripen normally.
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Old 07-22-2015, 03:45 AM
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Not seeing acorns on the trees here in Michigan this year at all. I believe it is early for them to be falling.

I have the same thing going on with hickory nuts, not just one tree but all of them. The opened nuts I have did are empty no meat inside.


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Old 07-22-2015, 07:25 AM
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Seems a little early for it but not sure how your weather has been this season. Call a states biologist and ask them is the most accurate answer I can give.
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Old 07-22-2015, 08:30 AM
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went out again this morning alot of acorns dropping n the deer are hitting them hard!! not much of a nut but the nut inside is good. cracked a few open!!
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Old 07-28-2015, 05:55 AM
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Not falling yet here but they are loaded on. Here is a good read I found on acorns.
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