to increase productivity, thinning the crop will be necessary. Will give you a much high quality & large fruit. For peaches, nectarines, plums & apricots, leave only 1 fruit per 8 to 10" of limb space. Thin crops when tiny fruits become visible. PH 6.0-8.0
We live on a mountain that erupted many years ago..............we have to use lime every year.........we had it tested and they said because of this we can never add too much.