TITLE

Kauri and pikelets at Tokatoka

AUTHOR(S)
Wilson, Peter
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
New Zealand Tree Grower;Feb2008, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features kauri and pikelets planting in Tokatoka, Kaipara, done by three generations of the Simpkins family. It now has a 450 hectare farm owned by Trevor Simpkins. Planting kauri started in 1968 with bare-rooted seedlings planted at five meter spacings. It also states that it is best to plant out three-year-old seedlings. The first kauri seedlings visited in the said farm was planted in 1995. The owner also adds that forming a kauri workgroup to operate along the farm was established as the Totara Working Group.
ACCESSION #
30071592

 

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