Foresters planning for history -- Is this what we do best?

Laurie, Allan
August 2007
New Zealand Tree Grower;Aug2007, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p19
The author considers the possibility that there will be markets in the future for radiata pine. He offers a historical background of planting programmes for radiata pine. He addresses the lack of leadership in the forest industry and cites factors driving the decline in the exotic forest estate. He urges farm foresters to get involved in a debate about rebuilding confidence in growing trees on land.


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