Timber Harvest Tracts Advance Farm Forestry

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The use of numerous small publicly owned demonstration forests located in communities where woodlands are or could be of importance in farm economy is recommended based on a farm forestry project being developed in Wisconsin. Educational techniques center around repeated timber harvest field days, featuring, among other factors, the harvesting of current increment, and net hourly wages, instead of income per acre, too long used, in the author's opinion, for appraising the productive value of farm woods. A pattern for resolving an old conflict between education and service is suggested.

Document Type: Journal Article

Affiliations: Extension forester, College of Agriculture, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis. Senior member, S.A.F.

Publication date: January 1, 1948

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  • The Journal of Forestry is the most widely circulated scholarly forestry journal in the world. In print since 1902, the Journal has received several national awards for excellence. The mission of the Journal of Forestry is to advance the profession of forestry by keeping forest management professionals informed about significant developments and ideas in the many facets of forestry: economics, education and communication, entomology and pathology, fire, forest ecology, geospatial technologies, history, international forestry, measurements, policy, recreation, silviculture, social sciences, soils and hydrology, urban and community forestry, utilization and engineering, and wildlife management. The Journal is published bimonthly: January, March, May, July, September, and November.
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