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Increased demand for wood from the forest-products and bio-energy industries in Canada has generated interest in large-scale hybrid poplar production for the prairie-boreal transition region. Because of the harsh climate and short growing season, this region of Canada poses significant challenges...

Author(s)
Block, R. M. A.; Knight, J. D.; Booth, N. W. H.; Rees, K. C. J. van
Publisher
Agricultural Institute of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
Citation
Canadian Journal of Plant Science, 2009, 89, 2, pp 289-301
Abstract

Briefly describes four ploughs and gives technical data and recommendations for their use. KEYWORDS: nurseries \ forest nurseries \ lifting stock \ ploughs \ nurseries \ forest nurseries \ mechanization \ Populus \ hybrids \ commercial hybrids \ nursery practice \ Silviculture

Citation
Sozialistische Forstwirtschaft, 1968, 18, 8, pp 251-3
Abstract

Describes a method of raising seedlings of Populus grandidentata, P. tremuloides and Aspen hybrids, developed at Lake Mary nursery [Michigan]. The technique involves construction of seedbeds enclosed by bed boards, protection of the young seedlings by covering with 'window screen' [?], snow fencing ...

Author(s)
Benson, M. K.; Dubey, D.
Citation
Genet. Physiol. Note. Institute of Paper Chemistry, 1972, No. 12, pp 7
Abstract

Tabulates data on Poplar nurseries in W. Germany and Poplars raised in them in the years 1950/51-1969/70. From the early '50s, when 130 nurseries had a stocking of ca. 2.5 million one-year and the same number of older plants, there was a steady decline to ca. 20-25 nurseries selling only 3 thousand ...

Author(s)
Scheffler, M. L.
Citation
Holzzucht, Die, 1970, 24, 4, pp 43-4
Abstract

A review of European literature on chemical control of Cryptodiaporthe (Dothichiza) populea, Marssonina brunnea, Cryptorrhynchus lapathi, and weeds, in Poplar plantations and nurseries.KEYWORDS: Cankers \ Cryptorrhynchus Sternochaetus lapathi \ Dothichiza populea \ Fungicides, application toxieity...

Author(s)
Gojkovic, G.
Citation
Topola, Beograd, 1970, 14, 77/78, pp 21-4
Abstract

Outlines a plan for 3 central stoolbed plantations (one for each of 3 growth regions) to provide certified material to Poplar nurseries in 16 districts. KEYWORDS: Nurseries \ nursery practice \ Planting stock certification \ standards \ Populus \ silviculture \ poplars \ Populus \ hybrids \...

Author(s)
Papp, L.
Citation
Erdo, 1970, 19, 1, pp 26-33
Abstract

Describes methods of cultivation designed to achieve an adequate supply of 1-year-old rooted cuttings to be used as stools for further vegetative propagation for Poplar cultivation in Hungary. KEYWORDS: nurseries \ forest nurseries \ Populus \ silviculture \ poplars \ Populus \ hybrids \ commercial ...

Author(s)
Kis Toth, T.
Citation
Erdo, 1965, 14, 9, pp 393-6
Abstract

Successful results are reported from chemical weeding trials in 2-year-old Poplar nurseries in central and southern Italy. The herbicides (Gramoxone at 6 kg./ha. or the wettable powders Herbidal total + Zealan at 5 + 4 kg./ha.) were applied once only during the period late Feb. early May when the...

Author(s)
Magnani, G.
Citation
Cellulosa e Carta, 1969, 20, 1, pp 13-20
Abstract

Promising results are reported from trials, in Poplar nurseries near Ferrara and Mantua, of mulching with black plastic strips, 0.40-4.50 m. wide and 0.15 mm. thick, to reduce weed growth. The strips are laid by the newly developed 'Stendiplastica' machine; this is drawn by a tractor and consists...

Author(s)
Vidali, E.
Citation
Cellulosa e Carta, 1969, 20, 1, pp 21-5
Abstract

Papers in this issue include: Clone trials in Populeta (F. Kopecky) [listing 100 clones of sections Leuce and Aigeiros, including many Hungarian selections and hybrids, that are being tested on various sites, with notes on phenology and growth to age 10 years of a number of them]; Site requirements ...

Citation
Erdeszeti Kutatasok, 1969, 65, 2/3, pp 70-81, 111-38, 287-96

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