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Remarks on the physiological effects of defoliation on sugar maple and some impacts on syrup productionAuthor(s): Philip M. Wargo
Source: Parker, Bruce. L.; Skinner, Margaret; Lewis, Trevor, eds. Towards Understanding Thysanoptera. Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-147. Radnor, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station: 241-251.
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionThe information I am going to present today is a conglomeration of some of the research on the effects of defoliation that has been done on sugar maple and oak. It involves work done by Drs. David Houston, Johnson Parker, Robert Gregory and me. Dr. Houston, a plant pathologist, and Dr. Parker, a plant physiologist, work with the USDA Forest Service in Hamden, Ct.; Dr. Gregory is a plant physiologist who is retired from the Forest Service in Burlington, Vt.
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CitationWargo, Philip M. 1991. Remarks on the physiological effects of defoliation on sugar maple and some impacts on syrup production. Parker, Bruce. L.; Skinner, Margaret; Lewis, Trevor, eds. Towards Understanding Thysanoptera. Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-147. Radnor, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station: 241-251.
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