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Four test-demonstrations of hardwood log grades in the NortheastAuthor(s): George E. Doverspike; Harry W., Jr. Camp
Source: Station Paper NE-42. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 19 p.
Publication Series: Science Perspectives (SP)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionFarmers don't sell prime steers for the same price per pound as canner cows. Lumber dealers don't sell top-quality boards for the same price as Number 3 Common. If you are a timber owner, why should you sell hardwood trees or logs without considering their quality? Logs that yield a high proportion of their volume in the better grades of lumber are certainly worth more than those that yield a low proportion of good-quality material.
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CitationDoverspike, George E.; Camp, Harry W., Jr. 1951. Four test-demonstrations of hardwood log grades in the Northeast. Station Paper NE-42. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 19 p.
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