TITLE

Forestry in the hill country Sustainability and survival

PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
New Zealand Tree Grower;Aug2009, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on Melrose, a 3,477 hectare property owned by Dugald and Mandy Rutherford in Hawarden, North Canterbury in New Zealand. The property has sheep and cattle, a deer farm, and offers tourism and forestry. The soil type in the area is mainly Hurunui Hill or Hurunui Steepland. The owners stress the importance of planting trees in the area. They have been planting since 1975. Forestry in the area features radiata pine, Douglas fir, Eucalyptus delegatensis, conifer, macrocarpa, larch, Pinues nigra and E. Mitens.
ACCESSION #
44030410

 

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