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Are Gall's a reason to cull Hickory trees?

I'll take a photo, but in the meantime.... I have a lot of bitternut hickory and some shagbark as well.  I haven't yet noticed any on the…

Started by Thomas Wilson

8 Apr 7
Reply by Ron Goodger

Saving Trees With Tree-Eating Mushrooms

Saving Trees With Tree-Eating Mushrooms Control of Amellaria Shoe-string Rot Fungus https://youtu.be/FPeBYnGwo4Y

Started by Lew Ward

0 Feb 27

Verticillium Wilt

Verticillium Wilt - https://mailchi.mp/unl.edu/nebraskas-forest-health-report-july-2019 Symptoms of Verticillium wilt are now becoming appa…

Started by Carl DuPoldt

0 Jul 9, 2019

Oldest Flowering Tree in North Americal

Fossil of Oldest Flowering Tree in North America Discovered. And It Was Huge. -- https://www.livescience.com/63719-flowering-tree-fossil-cr

Started by Carl DuPoldt

0 Oct 2, 2018

Urban Forestry Presentation Link

Urban Forestry Presentation Link ---- https://www.uwsp.edu/cnr/Documents/MTCUS%20-%20Forestry/Arbor%20Day%20Municipal%20Baseline%20Trends%2

Started by Carl DuPoldt

0 May 24, 2018

Do Trees Talk to each other? See Video

Suzanne Simard: How trees talk to each other | TED TalkVideo for How trees communicate with each other▶ 18:19https://www.ted.com/.../suzann…

Started by Alicia Rose

0 Apr 24, 2018

Forest Health

Why Logs Are Important --- https://mylandplan.org/content/why-logs-are-important?utm_source=deadtrees&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign

Started by Carl DuPoldt

0 Mar 8, 2018

Forest Adaptation Resources Climate Change Tools and Approaches for Land Managers

Forest Adaptation Resources: Climate Change Tools and Approaches for Land Managers, 2nd edition link -- https://www.fs.fed.us/nrs/pubs/gtr/

Started by Alicia Rose

1 Mar 1, 2018
Reply by Carl DuPoldt

Dutch Elm Disease

Our elm trees that have survived the last fifteen years of the disease being in our woods are looking very healthy.  I really enjoy the elm…

Started by Bob Schumacher

4 Feb 3, 2018
Reply by John McNerney

The Role of Insects and Diseases in Aspen Biology

The Role of Insects and Diseases in Aspen Biology John Guyon, Forest Pathologist, USFS, Intermountain Region Date: Tuesday, February 20, 20…

Started by Carl DuPoldt

0 Feb 2, 2018

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Saving the American Chestnut

Started by Stephen Kutney in Woodlot Management Aug 24. 0 Replies

Below is a message from the American Chestnut Foundation on the deregulation of the Darling 58 blight-resistant American chestnut.SteveThe 60-day public comment period is now open and will remain open until Monday, October 19, 2020. Here are two…Continue

Forester recommendations?

Started by Roger Rodriguez in Woodlot Management. Last reply by Kelly Nywening Jul 15. 1 Reply

We are new to forestry ownership and need some advice. We would like to be good stewards of the property and also provide occasional profit of some kind, especially to offset the taxes we pay on the property. I was thinking tree farming (?) as a…Continue

Nitrogen fixing bacteria for Alder trees

Started by Joanne Vaughn in Woodlot Management. Last reply by Joanne Vaughn Jul 11. 14 Replies

I am thinking of starting some alder trees from seed for planting into an area that does not and has not hosted alders.  How can I gain the nitrogen fixing bacteria for inoculation of the roots ?  Continue

How long do brush cutter blades work?

Started by Joanne Vaughn in Woodlot Management. Last reply by Ely McLaughlin Jul 8. 1 Reply

I dunno maybe it's because time flies when it's multiflora rose and buckthorns that are getting whacked. It seems that these blades are needing retirement after 8 or so hours.   Is this typical for this type of material. WIde range of material but…Continue

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Seeking advice on controlling oriental bittersweet

Started by Kristen Whitbeck in Woodlot Management. Last reply by Lew Ward Apr 15. 2 Replies

A student in my silviculture class is seeking relayed the scenario below. If anyone has any tips or tricks I will gladly pass them along. Thanks in advance!"Oriental bittersweet is choking out my mature white pine trees and my mature apple trees.…Continue

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Are Gall's a reason to cull Hickory trees?

Started by Thomas Wilson in Forest Health. Last reply by Ron Goodger Apr 7. 8 Replies

I'll take a photo, but in the meantime....I have a lot of bitternut hickory and some shagbark as well.  I haven't yet noticed any on the shagbark, but about half of the bitternut have gall's.  They get up to about 3 inches in diameter.  Some tree's…Continue

Removal of grass around seedlings in pasture

Started by Joanne Vaughn in Woodlot Management. Last reply by Peter Smallidge Mar 19. 11 Replies

Even after the timely discussion of "green lie" this week, I am still unsure of the best method to eliminate grassy vegetation around the pine, cedar and oak seedlings we are putting in this spring. I feel this is very important because we lost a…Continue

Saving Trees With Tree-Eating Mushrooms

Started by Lew Ward in Forest Health Feb 27. 0 Replies

Saving Trees With Tree-Eating MushroomsControl of Amellaria Shoe-string Rot Fungushttps://youtu.be/FPeBYnGwo4YContinue

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