Forest Fertilization in Japan
Author: Kawana, Akira
Source: Journal of Forestry, Volume 67, Number 7, 1 July 1969 , pp. 485-487(3)
Publisher: Society of American Foresters
Abstract:Forest fertilization is now an accepted practice in Japan. Based on forest research and technological advances in the fertilizer industry (which have lowered the cost of fertilizers) the area fertilized has increased 3.6 fold in a five-year period. The growth of fertilized plantations is shown and recommendations made for fertilizing plantations and established stands.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Professor of Silviculture, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Fuchu, Japan
Publication date: July 1, 1969
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