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Economic analysis of tree improvement: A status reportAuthor(s): George F. Dutrow
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. SO-6. New Orleans, LA: U.S. Dept of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station. 10 p.
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Southern Forest Experiment Station
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DescriptionReview of current literature establishes that most authors believe that tree improvement expands production, although some point out drawbacks and alternatives. Both softwood and hardwood improvement programs have been analyzed. The authors used various models, economic assumptions, and standards of measurement, but available data were limited. Future models shouId attempt to be more eclectic.
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CitationDutrow, George F. 1974. Economic analysis of tree improvement: A status report. Gen. Tech. Rep. SO-6. New Orleans, LA: U.S. Dept of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station. 10 p.
Keywordsseed orchards, harvesting, manufacture
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