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Producing Good Foresat Planting Stock

Nursery husbandry is becoming more complicated and challenging--new pests continue to appear, labor costs are higher, and new innovations for planting stock are needed. In Wisconsin nurseries we have found that in order to produce quality planting stock, we must include certain biocide procedures when establishing a forest plantation. Some of the problem areas and the biocide procedures we use to correct them follow.

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Author(s): W. H. Brener

Publication: Tree Planters' Notes - Issue 71 (1965)