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RMRS-P-50: National Proceedings: Forest and Conservation Nursery Associations - 2006

Riley, L.E.; Dumroese, R.K.; Landis, T.D., tech. coords. National Proceedings: Forest and Conservation Nursery Associations - 2006. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. Proceedings RMRS-P-50. 155 p.

This proceedings is a compilation of 24 papers that were presented at the regional meetings of the forest and conservation nursery associations in the United States in 2006. The Western Forest and Conservation Nursery Association meeting was held at the Hilton Resort Hotel and Conference Center in Eugene, Oregon on June 19 to 22. The meeting was hosted by the USDA Forest Service Dorena Genetic Resource Center and Plum Creek Container Nursery. Morning technical sessions were followed by field trips to USDA Forest Service Dorena Genetic Resource Center and Plum Creek Container Nursery in Cottage Grove, and USDA Agricultural Research Service National Clonal Germplasm Repository in Corvallis. Subject matter for the technical sessions included bareroot and container nursery culturing and monitoring, disease management, and native species restoration.

The Southern Forest Nursery Association meeting was held July 10 to 13 at the Holiday Inn Select in Tyler, Texas. The meeting was hosted by the Texas Forest Service Indian Mound Nursery. Technical sessions were followed by tours of the International Paper SuperTree Nursery, Agtoprof, and Kiepersol Estate, outside Tyler; International Paper Forest Seed Center in Douglass; and Texas Forest Service Indian Mound Nursery in Alto. Subject matter for the technical sessions included labor relations and regulations, bareroot and container nursery culturing, hardwood management, pesticide use, and outplanting strategies.

Keywords: bareroot nursery, container nursery, nursery practices, fertilization, pesticides, seeds, reforestation, restoration, plant propagation, native plants, tree physiology, hardwood species

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Western Forest and Conservation Nursery Association Meeting, Eugene, Oregon, June 19 to 22, 2006

Morphological and Physiological Evaluations of Seedling Quality
Diane L. Haase
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Innovative Cold Tolerance Test for Conifer Seedlings
Peter A. Balk, Peter Bronnum, Mike Perks, Eva Stattin, Lonneke H.M. van der Geest, Monique F. van Wordragen
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Greenhouse Germination Trials of Pelletized Western Redcedar and Red Alder Seeds
Nabil Khadduri
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An Introduction to Subirrigation in Forest and Conservation Nurseries and Some Preliminary Results of Demonstrations
R. Kasten Dumroese, Douglass F. Jacobs, Anthony S. Davis, Jeremy R. Pinto, Thomas D. Landis
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E-Media and Crop Nutrition Monitoring
Diana C. Coburn, Ral E. Moreno
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Blackout Cloth for Dormancy Induction
Tom Jopson
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The Density Effect: Red/Far Red Signaling and Douglas-fir Seedling Growth in a Variable Density Field Test
Gary A. Ritchie, James Keeley, Barbara J. Bond
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Miniplug Transplants: Producing Large Plants Quickly
Thomas D. Landis
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Potential for Using Fusarium to Control Fusarium Disease in Forest Nurseries
Robert L. James, R. Kasten Dumroese
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The Plant Growth Enhancing and Biocontrol Mechanisms of Streptomyces lydicus WYEC 108 and Its Use in Nursery and Greenhouse Production
Tim Lichatowich
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Using a Steamroom to Sterilize Pallets of Styroblock™ Seedling Containers
Andy Trent, Robert L. James, Clarke Fleege, Gary Hileman
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Roadside Revegetation: A New Frontier for Native Plant Growers
Scott A. Riley, Kim M. Wilkinson
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Seadust Wildlife Controllant¨ and Other Techniques to Protect Forest Plantations
Dan L. Campbell, Brooke K. Campbell, Clinton L. Campbell
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Southern Forest Nursery Association Meeting, Tyler, Texas, July 1 to 13, 2006

Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Worker Protection Act: Forestry Contractors' Model Operating Plan
Dan Bremer
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Detection and Management of Stunt and Stubby Root Nematodes in a Southern Forest Nursery
Michelle M. Cram, Stephen W. Fraedrich
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Pitch Canker of Southern Pines and Recent Cases in Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas
Dale Starkey, Jim Meeker, Alex Mangini
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Critter Control in Nurseries
Jan Loven

New Pine Planting Strategies for the Western Gulf States
Eric L. Taylor, Michael Blazier, A. Gordon Holley
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Selected Nursery Projects at the Missoula Technology and Development Center
Brian Vachowski
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Container Longleaf Pine Seedling Morphology in Response to Varying Rates of Nitrogen Fertilization in the Nursery and Subsequent Growth After Outplanting
D. Paul Jackson, R. Kasten Dumroese, James P. Barnett, William B. Patterson
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Field Performance of Nuttall Oak on Former Agricultural Fields: Initial Effects of Nursery Source and Competition Control
Emile S. Gardiner, K. Francis Salifu, Douglass F. Jacobs, George Hernandez, Ronald P. Overton
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Comparing Cold-Stored and Freshly Lifted Water Oak (Quercus nigra) Seedlings Based on Physiological

Rosa C. Goodman, Kent G. Apostol, Douglass F. Jacobs, Barrett C. Wilson, Emile S. Gardiner
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Pesticide Related Issues in Forest Tree Nurseries
John W. Taylor
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National Seed Laboratory Report
Robert Karrfalt

Hurricane Katrina Effects on Forest Resources
Bryan Jordin

Carbon Sequestration Effects on Seedling Demand
Brad Barber

Methyl Bromide and the Montreal Protocol: An Update on the Critical Use Exemption and Quarantine Pre-Shipment Process
Scott Enebak
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Nursery Task Force Update
Russ Pohl
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Title: RMRS-P-50: National Proceedings: Forest and Conservation Nursery Associations - 2006
Electronic Publish Date: November 13, 2007
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November 13, 2007

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