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Discusses the silvicultural and economic implications of recent research on Poplar-growing in the low-lying coastal parts of eastern Ferrara province adjoining the Po delta, and concludes that the prospects for a successful enterprise are favourable, subject to the establishment of an efficient...

Author(s)
Bani, A.
Citation
Cellulosa e Carta, 1971, 22, 5, pp 65-9
Abstract

Reports encouraging preliminary results of three trials at two stations (in Umbria and Sardinia), where 79 clones of P. X euramericana [P. X canadensis], 19 clones of P. deltoides and 24 clones of P. nigra and P. X euramericana X P. nigra were examined three years after planting, as well as 52...

Author(s)
Avanzo, E.
Citation
Cellulosa e Carta, 1971, 22, 9, pp 44-52
Abstract

Deals mainly with Poplar growing, but also with 'accelerated cultivation' of conifers. KEYWORDS: Populus \ silviculture \ poplars \ Populus \ hybrids \ commercial hybrids \ plantations \ in Italy \ artificial regeneration \ Silviculture \ Italy \ Populus \ silviculture \ poplars \ Italy

Citation
Bull. Com. For., Paris, 1963, No. 96, pp 82
Abstract

Describes the successful establishment of Poplar plantations on these soils in the lower parts of Ferrara and Rovigo provinces during the last 10 years, and discusses silvicultural, financial and marketing measures essential to their economic success.KEYWORDS: Afforestation sandy \ soil \ Planting...

Author(s)
Bani, A.
Citation
Monti e Boschi, 1970, 21, 6, pp 21-32
Abstract

Tabulates and discusses data from a study in two 10-year-old Poplar stands in the Po valley, exploited by (a) traditional, largely manual methods and (b) modern, largely mechanical techniques. The times taken for felling, trimming, cross-cutting, preparing assortments, extraction from the...

Author(s)
Prevosto, M.
Citation
Cellulosa e Carta, 1970, 21, 70, pp 14-26
Abstract

Discusses the difficulties of making Poplar growing in this area economic, in view of the reduced of the timber in recent years, devaluation of the Lira, and higher costs of management. The soil types of the region, much of which is sandy and unproductive under traditional methods of agriculture,...

Author(s)
Bani, A.
Citation
Monti e Boschi, 1965, 16, 5, pp 11-28
Abstract

Discusses proposals, based on experience in N. Italy, for planting Poplar in Posavina, and compares the site conditions, especially temperature, rainfall and soil quality, of the two regions. Recommendations are made to compensate for the differing conditions. KEYWORDS: Populus \ silviculture \...

Author(s)
Jovkovic, B.
Citation
Topola, Beograd, 1962, 6, 29/30, pp 25-30
Abstract

Describes tests of 600 Populus deltoides clones and 148 P. nigra clones at a nursery near Rome, and of 73 P. X euramericana [P. X canadensis] clones at a nursery at Spello (Perugia), in comparison with P. 'I-214'. Of the P. deltoides clones 100 were rejected because of poor rooting, but 85% rooting ...

Author(s)
Avanzo, E.
Citation
Cellulosa e Carta, 1974, 25, 9, pp 22-27
Abstract

In trials near Rome and Perugia with coppice stands of this Poplar managed (for production of wood chips) on rotations of 3-5 years, m.a.i. during the second rotation (6.7-7.1 m3/ha) was more than or equal to 50% greater than that during the first rotation. The trials will be continued so as to...

Author(s)
Giordano, E.
Citation
Cellulosa e Carta, 1974, 25, 9, pp 5-9
Abstract

The work of Italy's five main forestry research centres is discussed in detail. Information is included on seed-stand selection in Abies, Cupressus, Larix, Pinus and Pseudotsuga; provenance material trials, interspecific hybridization, and heritability of cone and seed production in Pinus;...

Author(s)
Magini, E.
Publisher
Government Forest Experiment Station., Tokyo, Japan
Citation
Forest tree breeding in the World. Southern Europe., 1974, pp 91-101

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