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Abstract

Although Schinopsis balansae and to some extent Schinopsis lorentzii and Prosopis spp. have been exported from Argentina since the end of the nineteenth century, exports of timber are generally limited, while certain forest products, such as veneers, wood pulp, and wood cellulose, are imported on a ...

Author(s)
Tortorelli, L. A.
Publisher
Chronica Botanica Company, Waltham, Mass., USA
Citation
Plants and plant science in Latin America, 1945, pp 135-40
Abstract

The province of Kansu can be divided into five main vegetational regions. (1) The steppe and desert of Hosi, mainly grazing country, where only xerophytes really thrive. Indigenous species could be planted here to fix shifting sand and reclaim alkaline areas. (2) The Spruce forest of Kilienshan,...

Author(s)
Teng, S. C.
Citation
Botanical Bulletin of Academia Sinica, Taipei, 1947, 1, 3, pp 187-200
Abstract

After introducing the general problem in its national context the author specifies two tasks: planting of conifers in place of other species, and the afforestation of duneland. At present only 5.4 % of the total forest area in Hungary is under conifers. In April 1951 the former Forestry Centre laid ...

Author(s)
Babos, I.
Citation
Agrartudomany, 1952, 4, 6, pp 217-23
Abstract

The author points out that about 100, 000 hold of the present forest area of Hungary are liable to flooding and another 100, 000 hold, although unsuitable, are used for agriculture-factors to be taken into account in planning the distribution of tree species over the next 20 years. On principle the ...

Author(s)
Madas, A.
Citation
Erdo, 1952, 1, 1, pp 9-15, 93-94, 97
Abstract

In connexion with recommendations on suitable species and fertilizer treatments for afforesting a large lignite spoil mound in Central Germany, the authors report on the root penetration observed in trees on a similar, neighbouring mound which before planting had been covered with a layer of ash,...

Author(s)
Buch, M. W Von; Haardt, M.
Citation
Braunkohle, Warme und Energie, Dusseldorf, 1955, 7, 5/6, pp 104-8
Abstract

A site (near Hassefeld, Hanover) characterized by a thick, heath-humus layer over bleached fine sand and a hard pan with a low water-table was burned over and deep-ploughed twice with the Moorhale plough, and then spread with 15 metric tons/ha. of granulated furnace slag (particle sizes 0-3 mm.)...

Author(s)
Lucke, H.
Citation
Holzzucht, Die, 1956, 10, 2, pp 9-10
Abstract

Gives details of the basis and time taken for a survey of 10, 000 ha. on the lines explained in F.A. 19 No. 1301. Proposed species are Populus canescens, Pinus sylvestris, P. nigra var. austriaca and on the best soils Robinia pseudoacacia, Quercus robur, and Alnus glutinosa. KEYWORDS: Afforestation ...

Author(s)
Szonyi, L.
Citation
Erdeszeti Kutatasok, 1956, No. 4, pp 99-119
Abstract

Observations made during a 6-weeks stay in China. Points noted are the protection of loess soils by terracing and planting (largely with Robinia pseudoacacia), attempts to improve the management and protection of existing forests, and the establishment of Eucalypt and Poplar plantations. KEYWORDS:...

Author(s)
Sourbier, J. M d. u.
Citation
Cahiers des ingenieurs agronomes, 1958, No. 128, pp 17-24
Abstract

Discusses the problems involved, and describes the root systems of Robinia pseudoacacia planted on such embankments. The following afforestation procedure is recommended: excavating the top soil separately, and then spreading it on the graded and levelled embankment; green manuring, fertilizing,...

Author(s)
Toth, B.
Citation
Erdeszeti Kutatasok, 1958, No. 3/4, pp 181-205
Abstract

cf. F.A. 12 No. 1108.] Discusses, with tables, survival and growth of different species, the most widely planted being Robinia pseudoacacia, in relation to site treatment, fertilizer application, planting methods, aspect, slope, soil toxicity (very low pH), grasses and legumes, and damage by pests. ...

Author(s)
Finn, R. F.
Citation
Technical Papers. Central States Forest Experiment Station, 1958, No. 153, pp 38

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