TITLE

A small forest owner's story Lessons learned and mistakes made

AUTHOR(S)
Holmes, Chester
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
New Zealand Tree Grower;Nov2006, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author recounts his experience creating a forest farm in Wellington, New Zealand. It was during his trip to New Zealand in 1989 that he decided to create his own forest farm. He joined the New Zealand Farm Forestry Association and tool the Open Polytechnic course on farm forestry. Although encountered a number of problems with his forest farm, he continued plant new trees in the area.
ACCESSION #
23532660

 

Related Articles

  • Eucalypts for timber My experience and my floor. Tantrum, Don // New Zealand Tree Grower;Nov2006, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p10 

    The author recounts his experience growing eucalypts. He began planting eucalypts about 30 years ago. Although he encountered a number of failures, he was successful in producing E. regnans. It has good form and growth rate and the trees look splendid. He used the trees for timber to create...

  • …we bought a 12-acre woodland. Brown, Kevin // GP: General Practitioner;6/1/2007, p55 

    The article discusses the experience of the author on how he had acquire acres of woodland. The author revealed that he had been a tree surgeon himself and how he had fancied acquiring wooden materials. He relayed that he had learned that a certain woodland had been posted for sale. He later...

  • Foresters Diary.  // Forestry & British Timber;Jan2007, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p52 

    The article shares the experience of the author related to forestry, through a diary. The author states about planting his first wood, which was eighteen years ago. Meanwhile, in 2006, the author talked about the maples trees that had gone vigorous, where they cut 3 or 4 down and reduced them to...

  • Timber? Ask Your Forester. Rose, Stuart // Saturday Evening Post;11/27/1948, Vol. 221 Issue 22, p12 

    The author narrates his experience working with the Farm Forestry Service to clear a portion of farm land. He explained a guy from the service personally came to his property discussed with him about forest management. Through that person, he was able to learn that the service is, joint...

  • Tranquility of My Woods. Demers, Mitchell // Teen Ink;Apr2006, Vol. 17 Issue 8, p50 

    The author describes how the serenity of the woods behind his family's house soothes his emotions. He, like the trees' leaves, accepts change with the grace needed to bloom again. He compares the trees and bridge in the woods with his life and the pain that he endured after the death of his...

  • GROWING WITH A FOREST. Kernan, Bruce S. // New York State Conservationist;Feb2007, Vol. 61 Issue 4, p10 

    The author chronicles his family's life in Charlotte Forest. The author relates how his father and mother planned well for their forest and their family. He describes the efforts of his father in looking for a woodlot where they could settle. It was where his father and mother began their family...

  • Pluralism, Politics And God: Protecting Freedom While Avoiding Harm. Lynn, Barry W. // Church & State;Oct2007, Vol. 60 Issue 9, p23 

    A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience when he attended the 1967 World's Fair in Montreal, Quebec.

  • My Gygy. Sicurezza, Joseph // Creative Kids;Fall2007, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p14 

    The article presents the author's experience of parting with his blanket.

  • HL Smart bet pays off with fishing trip. Evans, Tom // Burnet Bulletin (Texas);5/23/2007, Vol. 135 Issue 21, p11B 

    The article discusses the author's fishing experience with his daughter at Lake Point Resort in Texas.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics