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    Author(s): Hans Nienstaedt; Hyun Kang
    Date: 1983
    Source: Research Note NC-294. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
    Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
    Station: North Central Research Station
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    Description

    In an Upper Peninsula Michigan test of simple design, white spruce of a Beachburg, Ontaria provenance grew 17.5 percent taller than white spruce from the Ottawa N.F. The paper describes how to convert such tests to low-cost, low-risk, highly flexible improvement programs. The approach is applicable to other species of low priority.

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    Citation

    Nienstaedt, Hans; Kang, Hyun. 1983. A Budget Tree Improvement Program. Research Note NC-294. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station

    Keywords

    White spruce, Lake States region, genetic gains, seed production areas, multigeneration breeding

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