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HOW to Release Crop Trees in Precommercial Hardwood Stands

Author(s):

Neil I. Lamson
H. Clay Smith
Arlyn W. Perkey
Brenda L. Wilkins

Year:

1988

Publication type:

Information Forestry

Primary Station(s):

Northern Research Station

Historical Station(s):

Northeastern Research Station

Source:

Radnor, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northern Area State & Private Forestry.

Description

Crop tree release is the selection and release of desirable trees by removing adjacent competing trees.

Citation

Lamson, Neil I.; Smith, H. Clay; Perkey, Arlyn W.; Wilkins, Brenda L. 1988. HOW to Release Crop Trees in Precommercial Hardwood Stands. NE-INF-90-88. [Radnor, PA]: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northern Area State & Private Forestry

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