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Opportunities for pulpwood growing investment in southeastern OhioAuthor(s): David A. Gansner; Edgar T. Shaudys; Edgar T. Shaudys
Source: Res. Pap. NE-151. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 22 p.
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionGrowing hardwood trees for pulpwood offers an opportunity to overcome the objections which woodland owners have to managing their timber. Pulpwood growing is a relatively short-term venture requiring minimum investments of time, capital, and technical know-how. Also, hardwood pulpwood is likely to have reliable local market outlets in southeastern Ohio for years to come. From 1960 to 1965 pulpwood production in the area has increased about 5 percent per year (Kingsley and Dickson 1967). The demand should continue to rise as pulpmills expand their productive capacities.
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CitationGansner, David A.; Shaudys, Edgar T. 1969. Opportunities for pulpwood growing investment in southeastern Ohio. Res. Pap. NE-151. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 22 p.
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