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Intensive cultivation of fast growing tree species in short rotations for energy and industrial use can be an attractive land use on farmland to combat agricultural surplus production and safeguard the survival of agricultural enterprises in West Germany. From 1976 to 1986, seventeen test plots...

Author(s)
Dimitri, L.; Friedrich, E.
Publisher
Office for Official Publications of the European Communities, Luxembourg
Citation
EUR Report, 1990, No. EUR 10841, pp 69-78
Abstract

Problems in afforesting the cold desert regions of Kinnaur and Spiti in Himachal Pradesh (which were once vegetated) are discussed, and possible solutions to them outlined, including testing species adapted to similar regions elsewhere (suggested species are listed) and irrigation methods. The...

Author(s)
Banerjee, U. K.
Citation
Indian Forester, 1993, 119, 11, pp 899-904
Abstract

A detailed report on plantations and shelterbelts established mainly in the 1960s and 1970s at 6 sites in the Müllheim region, Baden-Wurtemberg. Survival and growth of several species (including Scots pine and broadleaves) are reported in various trials. Success was variable, and largely dependent...

Author(s)
Gürth, P.
Citation
Holz-Zentralblatt, 1986, 112, 64/65, pp 949...954
Abstract

Tabulates: the current costs of establishing Pinus sylvestris, P. nigra and Robinia pseudoacacia on eroded sites in Rumania, by various methods of terracing and/or planting, and of Populus 'canadensis', Salix sp. and Alnus incana on gully bottoms (A. incana also on landslides); the performance of...

Author(s)
Traci, C.
Citation
Revista Padurilor, 1970, 85, 12, pp 710-6
Abstract

Describes the development of a new landscape of lakes, forest, agricultural land etc., with its vegetation and fauna; site factors and natural vegetation succession, leading occasionally to forest; and reforestation, including experience with different species (Pine, Beech, Robinia, Poplars, and...

Author(s)
Bauer, H. J.
Citation
Arbeiten zur Rheinischen Landeskunde, Bonn, 1963, 19, pp 101
Abstract

A preliminary report, summarizing data on height growth, survival, vigour etc. after 10 years, for 16 species planted on 22 sites. Best results generally were obtained with hybrid Poplar, Black Locust, Red Oak, Japanese Larch, Jack Pine and Scots Pine planted in groups of at least 5-7 rows per...

Author(s)
Hart, G. E.; Brynes, W. R.
Citation
Research Papers. Pennsylvania State Forest School, 1959, No. 28, pp 2
Abstract

A general discussion of land use etc., including a report on the results of afforestation of spoilmounds, some of it ca. 20 years old. In general conifers were not satisfactory, but Robinia and Poplars did well, and proved good stabilizers, the latter particularly if mixed with Robinia or Alder,...

Author(s)
Liebig, K.
Citation
Holzzentralblatt, 1959, 85, 130, pp 1736-7
Abstract

Proposes that the seed needed for afforestation in Hungary should be obtained from special seed producing stands established by grafting scions from selected plus trees. The selection, registration, and propagation by grafting of these trees in all botanical regions of the country is an urgent...

Author(s)
Kopecky, F.
Citation
Erdeszeti Kutatasok, 1959, 6, 3, pp 3-14
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
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

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