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Extension forester discussing timber thinning with farmers and agricultural students

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Title:
Extension forester discussing timber thinning with farmers and agricultural students
Subjects:
Forest management
Forest thinning
Shortleaf pine
Farmers
Agricultural students
Forestry extension workers
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Item identifier:
ua023_007-008-bx0036-003-006
Photographer:
Graeber, R. W., 1888-1967 more info on Graeber, R. W. (Robert Walter), 1888-1967 
Created Date:
Description:
Transcribed from back: Farm Forestry Series [#425] By R.W. Graeber, Extension Forester; 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-yr. old shortleaf pine gave a yield of 10 cords of thinning per acre, with 810 pines per acre acre left. Will be ready for second cut in five years.
Genre:
Photographs
Location:
Surry County (N.C.)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs