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Mr. R.L. McLurd and a group of his neighbors studying plans for management of this crop of shortleaf pines

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Title:
Mr. R.L. McLurd and a group of his neighbors studying plans for management of this crop of shortleaf pines
Subjects:
Forests and forestry -- North Carolina
Forest thinning
Small-scale forestry
Item identifier:
ua023_007-005-bx0014-010-055
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Description:
Transcribed from back: Farm Forestry Series by R.W. Graeber, Extension Forester. #257. 1929. Mr. R.L. McLurd and a group of his neighbors studying plans for management of this crop of shortleaf pines. This crop needs thinning. Farmers of this section have three or more markets for poles cut in thinning such timber: 1 - Firewood at home, 2 - Firewood to be sold in towns nearby, 3 - For making yarn spools manufactured at several Gaston County points. Mr. L.B. Altman, County Agent, is taking an active interest in promoting forest management among Gaston County farmers.
Genre:
Photographs
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Location:
Gaston County (N.C.)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs

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