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Goats in the Woods

The goats in the woods project was an effort to (1) assess the impact of goats on mature timber and (2) determine how woodland grazing migh…

Started by Peter Smallidge

0 Dec 10, 2015

Beech management webinar and online resources

The topic of managing American beech continues to draw interest.  A webinar January 21, 2015 focused on organic and conventional controls o…

Started by Peter Smallidge

0 Jan 19, 2015

Forest Herbicides

This site will provide links and resources that owners and managers can use as they assess herbicides and make treatment applications. Fin…

Started by Peter Smallidge

1 Dec 13, 2012
Reply by Lewis E. Ward

Invasive Species Mapping Trainings

iMapInvasives New York is New York State's on-line all-taxa invasive species database and mapping tool. The comprehensive database can be u…

Started by Rebecca Hargrave

0 May 3, 2012

Small-Scale Logging

Small-Scale Logging: Sugarbush and Woodlot Management   Issue:   Many woodlot owners and maple syrup producers want to be more active in g…

Started by Peter Smallidge

3 Jan 13, 2012
Reply by Peter Smallidge

Beech management

  Management strategies to control American beech in northeastern woodlots. . Funding support and partners Cornell University Coo…

Started by Peter Smallidge

0 Oct 20, 2011

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Norway Spruce stump treatment

Started by Alicia Rose in Woodlot Management Nov 4. 0 Replies

A urea application of a freshly cut Norway spruce stump surface. This treatment has been implemented as a management strategy to prevent the future crop and adjacent trees from Heterobasidion annosum infection. This is not common practice in Welsh…Continue

Beech control with triclopyr versus glyphosate

Started by Peter Smallidge in Woodlot Management. Last reply by Peter Smallidge Oct 23. 2 Replies

[I'm pasting from a recent email thread]Question - I'm working on a couple beech regen and mid story control projects.   I have been using Garlon 4 in oil.   Works good, but sometimes I want it to move through the roots and the Garlon doesn't do…Continue

Why don't evergreens drop their leaves in the fall?

Started by Brett Chedzoy in Woodlot Management Oct 22. 0 Replies

Hmmm, a timely question for the fall foliage season and a lesson that I don't remember being taught at forestry school (though I admit that I may not have been paying attention!) …Continue

Verticillium Wilt

Started by Carl DuPoldt in Forest Health Jul 9. 0 Replies

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

Silvopasture in Wisconsin: Goals, Challenges, and other Fodder for Thought

Started by Carl DuPoldt in Agroforestry May 9. 0 Replies

Silvopasture in Wisconsin: Goals, Challenges, and other Fodder for ThoughtWednesday, May 29, 2019 at 11:00am (CDT)Diane MayerfeldSustainable Agriculture Coordinator, UW-Extension, Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems (CIAS) -…Continue

Small acreage logging project

Started by WJ Rodenhouse in Woodlot Management. Last reply by Lew Ward Apr 22. 1 Reply

A friend asked me what types of protections he should include in agreement with logger when having his 10 acre forest logged. I thought maybe some of you could provide insight. Logger stated Workman's comp wasn't needed in a family business.Thanks!Continue

Western Larch Question

Started by Alex Harmon in Wildlife Management. Last reply by Pamela Dallaire Mar 30. 2 Replies

Would a Western Larch (tree) NOT lose its needles during fall and winter if it was kept indoors? / what causes it to lose its needles(temperature change, change in length of days)? IF YOU KNOW THE ANSWER PLEASE REPLY!!!!!! NOT KNOWING IS KILLING ME!!Continue

How tree diversity affects invasive forest pests

Started by Brett Chedzoy in Woodlot Management. Last reply by Brett Chedzoy Mar 27. 1 Reply

A long-standing tenet in forestry is that healthier and more diverse woods are typically more resilient to stress factors and pest.  This holds true in most cases, but there are the notable exceptions like EAB.This article from the "Morning Ag…Continue

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