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Hardwood planting in southern OntarioAuthor(s): F. W. von Althen
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-29. Upper Darby, PA: U. S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 101-109
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionSuccessful hardwood afforestation is possible provided the following conditions can be met: (1) a deep, moist but well-drained soil; (2) intensive site preparation, preferably plowing and disking of the total plantation area; (3) careful planting of healthy, sturdy planting stock; (4) effective weed control for at least the first two and preferably three years after planting; and (5) control of rabbits and mice.
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Citationvon Althen, F. W. 1977. Hardwood planting in southern Ontario. Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-29. Upper Darby, PA: U. S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 101-109
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