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Energy and wood from intensively cultured plantations: research and development program.Author(s): USDA FS
Source: General Technical Report NC-58. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionSince 1971 there has been significant progress in greatly increasing yields of wood and energy (biomass) from intensively cultured plantations compared with natural stands. This publication reports the results of studies and summarizes the "maximum-yield" research in progress at the North Central Forest Experiment Station.
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CitationUSDA FS 1980. Energy and wood from intensively cultured plantations: research and development program. General Technical Report NC-58. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsbiomass, maximum-yield, short rotation-forestry, physiology, tree-planting
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