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Planting experiement at Piedmont Experiment Station

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Planting experiement at Piedmont Experiment Station
Forests and forestry -- North Carolina
Loblolly pine
Longleaf pine
Shortleaf pine
Slash pine
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Transcribed from back of photo: 409 Farm Forestry Series 1931 by R.W. Graeber, Extension Forester Sixty-one farmers and farm boys from four counties attended this meeting in the "Bob Scott Forest Plantation" at the Piedmont Experiment Station, Statesville, N.C. Jan. 21, 1931. In this planting experiment we have 6 acres of pines growing on eroded red land too poor to cultivate. The planting included longleaf, loblolly, shortleaf, slash.
Piedmont Experiment Station (Salisbury, N.C.) more info on Piedmont Experiment Station (Salisbury, N.C.) 
Graeber, R. W., 1888-1967 more info on Graeber, R. W. (Robert Walter), 1888-1967 
Statesville (N.C.)
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University Archives Photographs