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Use ammate in notches for deadening trees only during the growing seasonAuthor(s): W. E. McQuilkin
Source: Forest Research Note NE-52. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 2p.
Publication Series: Forest Research Note
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionOne of the commonly recommended methods for deadening weed and cull trees for timber-stand improvement is by use of ammate crystals in ax notches or cups spaced about 6 inches apart around the base of the tree.
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CitationMcQuilkin, W. E. 1955. Use ammate in notches for deadening trees only during the growing season. Forest Research Note NE-52. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 2p.
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