- This demonstration "sold" the idea of timber thinning to Chas Rodgers and his neighbors of Rown County
Forests and forestry -- North Carolina
Agricultural extension work
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- Graeber, R. W., 1888-1967 more info on Graeber, R. W. (Robert Walter), 1888-1967
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- Transcribed from back: Farm Forestry Series by R.W. Graeber, Extension Forester. #247. 1929. This demonstration "sold" the idea of timber thinning to Chas Rodgers and his neighbors of Rowan County. Result - 15 cords of fuelwood per acre was cut from the stunted, crippled, and over crowded trees, (otherwise "scrap") and leaving a full stand of the better, thrifty trees.
North Carolina State College. School of Forestry
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Rowan County (N.C.)
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