TITLE

Toppling -- further advice and insights

AUTHOR(S)
Ramsey, Ted; Coxe, Ingelby
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
New Zealand Tree Grower;Nov2006, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Toppling of young trees is a perpetual problem on some properties, and has been discussed many times in Tree Grower and out at field days. The following contributions, from some two of the Association's highly experienced members, reflect the fact that there are a number of approaches to dealing with toppling.
ACCESSION #
23532654

 

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