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Farm boys from the Rutherfordon High School piling wood thinned from the farm of J.C. Bugg.

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Title:
Farm boys from the Rutherfordon High School piling wood thinned from the farm of J.C. Bugg.
Subjects:
Forest thinning
Small-scale forestry
Forests and forestry -- North Carolina
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Item identifier:
ua023_007-005-bx0014-009-013
Photographer:
Graeber, R. W., 1888-1967 more info on Graeber, R. W. (Robert Walter), 1888-1967 
Created Date:
Description:
Transcribed from back: #440. 1931. Farm Forestry Series by R.W. Graeber , Extension Forester. Farm boys from the Rutherfordton High School piling wood thinned from 1/10 acre at the farm of J.C. Bugg. After measuring result they found that they had taken a harvest of 1.5 cords or 15 cords per acre from these cull trees, and leaving a double crop of 350 trees per acres for future harvests. THIN TIMBER IT PAYS
Genre:
Photographs
Names:
North Carolina State College. School of Forestry more info on North Carolina State College. School of Forestry 
Location:
Rutherfordton (N.C.)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs