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Continuing to fertilize bareroot and container seedlings during the hardening process (from cessation of height growth until lifting) can improve seedling viability. The process of fertilizing during hardening has many names, but in the last decade a new term, nutrient loading, has come into use.…
Author(s): R. Kasten Dumroese
Keywords: Loblolly pine, Pinus taeda, slash pine, Pinus elliottii, longleaf pine, Pinus palustris, irrigation, crop scheduling, bareroot, container seedlings, water management, hardening
Source: In: Riley L.E., Dumroese R.K., Landis T.D., technical coordinators. National Proceedings: Forest and Conservation Nursery Associations—2002. Ogden, UT: USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. Proceedings RMRS-P-28: 31–36. Available at: http://www.fcnanet.org/proceedings/2002/dumroese.pdf
Year: 2003
This proceedings is a compilation of 43 papers that were presented at the 3 regional nursery meetings in 1998.The Southern Forest Nursery Association Conference was held in Lafayette, LA, on July 13-16; the Northeastern Forest Nursery Association Conference was held in Annapolis, MD, on July 27-30…
Author(s): T.D. Landis, J.P. Barnett, [Technical Coordinators]
Keywords: Bareroot seedlings, container seedlings, nursery practices, reforestation
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. SRS-25. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Research Station. 200 p.
Year: 1999
This proceedings is a compilation of 27 papers that were presented at the regional meetings of the forest and conservation nursery associations in the United States in 1997. The Northeastern Forest Nursery Association Conference was held in Bemidji, Minnesota, on August 11-14, 1997; and the Western…
Author(s): T.D. Landis, J.R. Thompson
Keywords: Bareroot seedlings, container seedlings, nursery practices, reforestation
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-419. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 163 p
Year: 1997
This proceedings is a compilation of 23 papers that were presented at the regional meetings of the forest and conservation nursery associations in the United States in 1995. The Western Forest and Conservation Nursery Association meeting was held in Kearney, NE, on August 7-11, 1995, and the…
Author(s): Thomas D. Landis, Bert Cregg
Keywords: bareroot seedlings, container seedlings, nursery practices, reforestation
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-365. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 165 p
Year: 1995
Shortleaf pine (Pinus echinata Mill.) seeds collected from several half-sib families were grown as both container and bareroot stock and outplanted in two tests at the George O White Nursery in Licking, Missouri. After eight growing seasons, 2-year-old container seedlings had significantly better…
Author(s): David Gwaze, Ross Melick, Charly Studyvin, Greg Hoss
Keywords: shortleaf pine, Pinus echinata, container seedlings, bareroot seedlings, Missouri
Source: In: Riley, L.E.; Dumroese, R.K.; Landis, T.D., tech. coords. 2006. National Proceedings: Forest and Conservation Nursery Associations - 2005. Proc. RMRS-P-43. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. p. 123-126
Year: 2006
Recovery of longleaf pine (Pinus palutris. Mill.) is necessary to arrest the decline of many associated plants and animals, and the establishment of longleaf pine on much of its original range requires artificial regeneration and diligence. In central Louisiana, USA, two fertilization levels (No […
Author(s): James D. Haywood
Keywords: brown-spot needle blight, container seedlings, diammonium phosphate, hexazinone, Mycophaerella dearnessii M. E. Barr, Pinus palustris P. mill, sethoxydim, triclopyr
Source: New Forests, Vol. 33: 257-279
Year: 2006
To determine if either herbaceous or woody plants are more competitive with longleaf pine (Pinuspalustris P. Mill.) seedlings, two vegetation management treatments-herbaceous plant control (HPC, No or Yes) and woody plant control (WPC, No or Yes) were applied in newly established longleaf pine…
Author(s): James D. Haywood
Keywords: container seedlings, hexazinone, longleaf pine, Pinus palustris P. Mill, Sethoxydim, Triclopyr, Vegetation management
Source: Forest Ecology and Management 214 (2005) 384-397
Year: 2005
I compared growth of container ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa) seedlings grown in a 1:1 (v:v) Sphagnum peat moss:coarse vermiculite medium (P:V) and a 7:3 (v:v) Sphagnum peat moss:Douglas-fir sawdust medium (P:S) at three different irrigation regimes. By using exponential fertilization techniques…
Author(s): R. Kasten Dumroese
Keywords: container seedlings, alternative growing media
Source: In: Dumroese, R. K.; Riley, L. E., tech. coords. National Proceedings: Forest and Conservation Nursery Associations-2008. Proc. RMRS-P-58. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. p. 32-34
Year: 2009
Western Forest Systems, Incorporated (WFS) (Lewiston, ID) has been utilizing a peat/sawdust blended mix as our growing medium for the past 10 years. Our decision to change from a peat/vermiculite blend to a peat/Douglas-fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii) sawdust blend involved worker health and safety…
Author(s): Janice K. Schaefer
Keywords: container seedlings, alternative growing media
Source: In: Dumroese, R. K.; Riley, L. E., tech. coords. National Proceedings: Forest and Conservation Nursery Associations-2008. Proc. RMRS-P-58. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. p. 35-36
Year: 2009
The use of blackout cloth to create long night photoperiods for the induction of dormancy in certain conifer species has been an established practice for a long time. Its use was suggested by Tinus and McDonald (1979) as an effective technique, and the practice has been commonly used in Canadian…
Author(s): Tom Jopson
Keywords: container seedlings, photoperiod, Douglas-fir, frost hardiness
Source: In: Riley, L.E.; Dumroese, R.K.; Landis, T.D. National Proceedings: Forest and Conservation Nursery Associations - 2006. Proceedings RMRS-P-50. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. p. 36-37
Year: 2007
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