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    Author(s): W. E. McQuilkin
    Date: 1951
    Source: Forest Research Note NE-6. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4p.
    Publication Series: Forest Research Note
    Station: Northeastern Research Station
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    Chemical weed killers have been under test for 3 years as a possible means of preparing planting sites in the scrub oak barrens of Pennsylvania. Here the problem is to kill or set back the competing brush so planted trees can get started without costly release cuttings.

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    McQuilkin, W. E. 1951. Weed killers of limited use in reforesting scrub oak barrens. Forest Research Note NE-6. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4p.

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