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    Author(s): Peter Bedker; Joseph O'Brien; Manfred Mielke
    Date: 2012
    Source: USDA, Forest Service, State and Private Forestry, Northeastern Area, 11 Campus Blvd., Ste 200 Newtown Square, PA 19073
    Publication Series: How-To Leaflets (HT)
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    Description

    The objective of pruning is to produce strong, healthy, attractive plants. By understanding how, when and why to prune, and by following a few simple principles, this objective can be achieved

    How to Prune Trees (Revised 2012)
    Agency Publisher: Agriculture Dept., Forest Service, Northeastern Area State and Price forestry USA List Price:$4.00 Sale:$2.00
    Availability: In Stock GPO Stock Number: 001-000-04755-8 ISBN: 9780160913761
    https://bookstore.gpo.gov/products/sku/001-000-04772-8

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    Citation

    Bedker, Peter; O'Brien, Joseph; Mielke, Manfred. 2012. How to Prune Trees. NA-FR-01-95 [Revised August 2012]. USDA, Forest Service, State and Private Forestry, Northeastern Area, 11 Campus Blvd., Ste 200 Newtown Square, PA 19073

    Keywords

    NA-FR-01-95, how to prune, pruning practices, pruning trees, prune trees

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