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Table 8 Effect modifiers

From: Strategies for managing spring frost risks in orchards: effectiveness and conditionality—A systematic review protocol

Effect modifier Values
Frost type Radiative or advective (or both)
Field scale Size of field, density of trees and row orientation
Temperature sensor Brand, accuracy, precision, number and location relative to trees
Environmental conditions Relief
Surrounding land use types
Climate: measured temperature
Wind direction and speed
Height above sea level
Management practices Pruning schemes
Groundcover between the tree rows
Age of the orchard