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Extension forester discussing timber thining and management with farmers and agricultural students of the Copeland High School, at the farm of Lee Perkins, Surry County

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Title:
Extension forester discussing timber thining and management with farmers and agricultural students of the Copeland High School, at the farm of Lee Perkins, Surry County
Subjects:
Forests and forestry -- North Carolina
Forest thinning
Small-scale forestry
Item identifier:
ua023_007-005-bx0014-010-078
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Description:
Transcribed from back: Farm Forestry Series by R.W. Graeber, Extension Forester. #425. 1931. Extension forester discussing timber thinning and management with farmers and agricultural students of the Copeland High School, at the farm of Lee Perkins, Surry County. This field of 23-year-old shortleaf pine gave a yield of 10 cords of thinnings per acre, with 810 pines per acre left. Will be ready for 2nd cut in 5 years.
Genre:
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Location:
Surry County (N.C.)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs

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