Field tip sheets- Silviculture Program

Silviculture field tip sheets are used to highlight current or newly tried field practices that are considered useful for field staff statewide. This page lists the dozen or so field tip sheets submitted by field staff since the mid-1980s.

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  1. Birch quick-Tach scalpers This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it.
  2. Planting site videos This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it.
  3. Seedling storage boxes This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it.
  4. Seedling storage boxes This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it.
  5. Hardwood planting for CRP: recommendations and experiences of field foresters This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it.
  6. Protect pine tree seedlings from deer browsing with paper caps This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it.
  7. Beaver bars This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it.
  8. Use of tape recorders for date gathering This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it.
  9. Use of panama paint guns This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it.
  10. White pine: How to prune for blister rust This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it.
  11. Minimizing gypsy moth damage This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it.
  12. Protect oak tree seedlings from deer browsing using balloons for budcapsThis is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it.

If you have a practice you think would be useful to others, discuss it with your region silviculture program leader for development and posting as a silviculture field tip sheet.