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RMRS-P-62: National Proceedings: Forest and Conservation Nursery Associations-2009


Riley, L. E.; Pinto, J. R.; Dumroese, R. K., tech. cords. 2010. National Proceedings: Forest and Conservation Nursery Associations-2009. Proc. RMRS-P-62. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 101 p.

These proceedings are a compilation of 20 papers that were presented at the regional meetings of the Intertribal Nursery Council and the forest and conservation nursery associations in the United States in 2009. The Intertribal Nursery Council Meeting was held at the Best Western University Inn in Moscow, Idaho, on July 14, 2009. Subject matter for the technical sessions included resource protection, collaborative research efforts, cultural use of native species, and native species programs. The Joint Meeting of the Western Forest and Conservation Nursery Association and Intermountain Container Seedling Growers' Association was held at the Best Western University Inn in Moscow, Idaho, on July 15 to 16, 2009, and was hosted by the University of Idaho Pitkin Forest Nursery. Subject matter for the technical sessions included seedling nutrition, pest management, nursery research and new technology, and general nursery topics. Afternoon field trips included tours of the University of Idaho Pitkin Forest Nursery, Decagon Devices in Pullman, Washington, and Washington State University Organic Farm and Composting Facility. The Northeastern Forest and Conservation Nursery Association meeting was held at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel in Grand Rapids, Michigan, on July 20 to 23, 2009, and was hosted by Engel's Nursery Incorporated. Subject matter for the technical sessions included tree improvement programs, nursery culture and management, fumigation updates, and insect and disease management. Field trips included afternoon tours of the Brooks Lodge and Kellogg Forest in Augusta, Michigan, Van's Pines Greenhouses in West Olive, Michigan, and Engel's Nursery in Fennville, Michigan.

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


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Intertribal Nursery Council Meeting, Moscow, Idaho (July 14, 2009)

Protecting Black Ash from the Emerald Ash Borer
Les Benedict
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Establishing, conducting, and Maintaining Mutually Beneficial, Collaborative Research Efforts with Tribes
Justin E. James, Jr., Daniela J. Shebitz
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An Introduction to the Colorado Plateau Native Plant Initiative
Wayne Padgett, Peggy Olwell, Scott Lambert
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Green Gold: The Potential and Pitfalls for North American Medicinal Plants in the US Botanical Supplements Industry
Aswini Pai, Matthew Skeels
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When Smokey Says "No": Fire-less methods for Growing Plants Adapted to Cultural Fire Regimes
Daniela Shebitz, Justine E. James, Jr.
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Joint Meeting of the Western Forest and Conservation Nursery Association and Intermountain Container Seedling Growers' Association, Moscow, Idaho (July 15 to 16, 2009)

Alternative Substrates Used in forest Nurseries in Mexico
Arnulfo Aldrete

Influence of Mineral Nutrition on Susceptibility and Recovery of Planted Seedlings of Ungulate Browse
Owen T. Burney, Douglass F. Jacobs
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Detection and Control of Fusarium oxysporum and Cylindrocarpon destructans in Forest Nursery Soils
Catherine Crosby, Lynne Carpenter-Boggs, Stewart Higgins, Nabil Khadduri
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Using Waste Biochar to Reduce Restoration Costs and Sequester Carbon
R. Kasten Dumroese, Karl Englund, Juha Heiskanen, Anthony Davis

Protocols for Sagebrush Seed Processing and Seedling Production at the Lucky Peak Nursery
Clark D. Fleege
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Strategies and Challenges for Nursery Production: Perspectives on Where We're Going and Where We've Been
Diane L. Haase
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Equilibrium Relative Humidity as a Tool to Monitor Seed Moisture
Robert P. Karrfalt
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Effect of Organic Amendments on Douglas-Fir Transplants Grown in Fumigated Versus Non-Fumigated Soil
Nabil Khudduri
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Seeds for Success Program
Peggy Olwell, Scott Lambert

How to Properly Conduct a Stocktype Study
Jeremy Pinto, R. Kasten Dumroese, Anthony S. Davis, Thomas D. Landis

Sulfometuron Methyl: Its Use in Forestry and Potential Phytotoxicity
Nathan D. Robertson, Anthony S. Davis
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100 years of Nursery Production at the University of Idaho
David L. Wenny

Northeastern Forest and Conservation Nursery Association Meeting, Grand Rapids, Michigan (July 20 to 23, 2009)

Welcome to the Michigan State University Forestry Program
Dan Keathley

The Emerald Ash Borer-A Michigan Response Project Update
John Bedford

Forest Tree Improvement at Michigan State University: Past, Present, and Future
Paul Bloese
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Determining Irrigation Distribution Uniformity and Efficiency for Nurseries
R. Thomas Fernandez
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Emerging Diseases of Christmas Trees
Dennis Fulbright

An Overview of Forestry in the Farm Bill and Natural Resources Conservation Service Forestry Resources
Andy Henriksen
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Effects of Pine Sawdust, Hardwood Sawdust, and Peat on Bareroot Soil Properties
Paul Koll, Martin F. Jurgensen, R. Kasten Dumroese
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The Forests of Michigan-From Ice to Axe to Growth
Larry A. Leefers
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Soil Fumigants-Risk Mitigation Measures for Reregistration
Eric Olson
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Mosaic Stunting in Jack Pine Seedlings in a Northern Michigan Bareroot Nursery
Lynette Potvin, R. Kasten Dumroese, Martin F. Jurgensen, Dana Richter
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Management of White Grubs in Forest Nurseries
David Smitley
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List of Participants
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Title: RMRS-P-62: National Proceedings: Forest and Conservation Nursery Associations-2009
Electronic Publish Date: April 5, 2011
Last Update:
April 5, 2011

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