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    Author(s): T. H. Filer; J. D. Solomon
    Date: 1987
    Source: The American Tree Farmer 6(3):11
    Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
    Station: Southern Forest Experiment Station
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    Insect borers, especially carpenter worms and red oak borers, cause degrade in oaks, an average of $45 per thousand board feet, and an annual loss of $112 million in the 2.5 billion board feet of oaks cut annually.

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    Filer, T. H.; Solomon, J. D. 1987. Most Costly Insects & Diseases of Southern Hardwoods. The American Tree Farmer 6(3):11.

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