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RMRS-P-57: National Proceedings: Forest and Conservation Nursery Associations-2007


Dumroese, R. K.; Riley, L. E., tech. coords. 2008. National Proceedings: Forest and Conservation Nursery Associations-2007. Proc. RMRS-P-57. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 174 p.

These proceedings are a compilation of the papers that were presented at the regional meetings of the forest and conservation nursery associations in the United States and Canada in 2007. The Northeastern Forest and Conservation Nursery Association meeting was held July 16 to 19 at the Grappone Conference Center in Concord, NH. The meeting was hosted by the New Hampshire State Forest Nursery. Subject matter for the technical sessions included seed collection, handling, and storage, soil management, seedling nutrition, disease management, and fumigation alternatives. Field trips included an afternoon tour of the New Hampshire State Forest Nursery in Boscawen, NH, and a full day tour of the White Mountain National Forest, including timber management and wilderness projects across the Kancamagus Highway, and Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest. The combined meeting of the Forest Nursery Association of British Columbia and the Western Forest and Conservation Nursery Association was held at the Mary Winspear Centre in Sidney, BC, on September 17 to 19. The meeting was hosted by the Forest Nursery Association of British Columbia. Subject matter for the technical sessions included global climate change, business practices and marketing, forest nursery practices, nursery technology, disease management, and labor management. An afternoon field trip included tours of the Arbutus Grove Nursery Limited, Eurosa Gardens Limited, and Church and State Wines on the Saanich Peninsula.

Keywords: bareroot nursery, container nursery, nursery practices, fertilization, pesticides, seeds, reforestation, restoration, tree physiology, hardwood species, marketing


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Northeastern Forest and Conservation Nursery Association
July 16 to 19, 2007
The Grappone Conference Center | Concord, New Hampshire

Some Thoughts about Tree Planting and Nursery Culture in New Hampshire
Kenneth M. Desmarais
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Diagnosing Plant Problems
Cheryl A. Smith
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Comments on Alternatives to Methyl Bromide for Quarantine Purposes in Forest Nurseries
David B. South
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Relating Seed Treatments to Nursery Performance: Experience with Southern Pines
James P. Barnett
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Methyl Isothiocyanate and Chloropicrin Concentrations in Bareroot Forest Nursery Soils and Above Soil Surface Treatments Following Fumigation
Jennifer Juzwik
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Marketing your Nursery
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Jerry Hopkins

Tree Seed Handling, Processing, Testing, and Storage at Hayward State Nursery, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Gordon Christians
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Seed Storage and Testing at Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Penn Nursery and Wood Shop
Jeffrey J. Kozar
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Seed Storage and Testing Procedures Used at Saratoga Tree Nursery, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
David Lee
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Soils and Nutrition: A Forest Nursery Perspective
Russell D. Briggs
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Performance of Nutrient-Loaded Red Oak and White Oak Seedlings on Mine Lands in Southern Indiana
K. Francis Salifu, Douglass F. Jacobs, and Zonda K. D. Birge
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Effects of Fall Fertilization on Morphology and Cold Hardiness of Red Pine (Pinus resinosa Ait.) Seedlings
M. Anisul Islam, Kent G. Apostol, Douglass F. Jacobs, and R. Kasten Dumroese
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Forest Nursery Association of British Columbia Western Forest and Conservation Nursery Association Combined Meeting
September 17 to 19, 2007
The Mary Winspear Centre | Sidney, British Columbia

Planting the Planet
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Dirk Brinkman

Climate Change, Forests, and the Forest Nursery Industry
Richard Joseph Hebda
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Building Trust-Business Essentials
Sandy MacIver
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Enhancing Forest Nursery Education: Input from the 2007 Joint Meeting of the Western Forest and Conservation Nursery Association and Forest Nursery Association of British Coumbia
Anthony S. Davis
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What's in your Douglas-fir Bark?
M. Gabriela Buamscha and James E. Altland
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Effects of Container Size and Copper Treatment on Western White Pine Seedling Growth and Survival
Donald J Regan and Anthony S. Davis
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Fusarium Species-a British Columbia Perspective in Forest Seedling Production
Michael Peterson
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Physiological Responses of Planting Frozen and Thawed Douglas-fir Seedlings
M. Anisul Islam, Kent G. Apostol, Douglass F. Jacobs, and R. Kasten Dumroese
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Somatic Embryogenesis Tissue Culture for Applying Varietal Forestry to Conifer Species
Steven C. Grossnickle and John Pait
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Gene Activity Test Determines Cold Tolerance in Douglas-fir Seedlings
Peter A. Balk, Diane L. Haase, and Monique F. van Wordragen
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Deployment of Deer-Resistant Western Redcedar (Thuja plicata)
John Russell
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Marketing: The Roots of your Business
Susan S. Franko
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Recent Workforce Trends and their Effects on the Silviculture Program in British Columbia
John Betts
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Attendees of the Northeastern Forest and Conservation Nursery Association Bi-Annual Meeting
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Attendees of the Forest Nursery Association of British Columbia and Western Forest and Conservation Nursery Association Combined Meeting
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Title: RMRS-P-57: National Proceedings: Forest and Conservation Nursery Associations-2007
Electronic Publish Date: January 21, 2009
Last Update:
January 21, 2009

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