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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
Forestry extension workers
Agricultural students
Forest thinning
Farmers
Shortleaf pine
Item identifier:
ua023_007-008-bx0036-003-007
Photographer:
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Description:
Transcribed from back: Farm Forestry Series [#426] 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 thinnings per acre, with 810 pines per acre left. Will be ready for second cut in five years.
Genre:
Photographs
Location:
Surry County (N.C.)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs

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