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Tree planting can be an enjoyable way to enhance your property if it is done using the right techniques and materials. Here you will find the information you need for a successful planting and the long term health and vigor of your planted trees.

Christmas Trees

Walnut

Collecting Seed

Succession and Tolerance

 

Tree Planting

Brush Management in Wisconsin
Produced by: University of Wisconsin Cooperative Extension
Publication number: AA-1
Keywords: mechanical, herbicides, cultural, application, woody plants, effectiveness

Care and Handling of Bare Root Seedlings
Produced by: WI Department of Natural Resources, 2006
Publication number: FR-279
Keywords: planting methods

Creating a Forest: A Step-by-Step Guide to Planting and Maintaining Trees
Produced by: WI Department of Natural Resources, 2008
Publication number: FR-426
Keywords
: planting, planning, stock, care of trees

Collecting and Planting Seeds of Cone-bearing Trees
Produced by: UWEX Cooperative Extension
Publication number: G1649
Keywords: pine, planting, seed

Direct Seeding of Hardwoods in Wisconsin

Produced by: WI Department of Natural Resources, 2004
Keywords: planting, seeds

Forest Tree and Shrub Seeds
Produced by: Virginia Tech
Publication number: VT-15
Keywords: marketing, harvesting, care, handling

Growing Wisconsin Trees From Seed
Produced by: UW-Madison Department of Forest Ecology and Management, 1993
Publication number: Forestry Fact 66
Keywords: planting, seed, collecting, storing

Herbicides for Forest Management
Produced by: WI Department of Natural Resources
Keywords: herbicide, weed control, forest management, planting

How to Build a Plastic Mesh Deer Exclusion Fence
Produced by: Purdue University
Publication number: FNR-486
Keywords: fencing, deer, exclusion, seedlings

How to Hire a Contractor for Land Management Activities
Produced by: UW-Extension and the Aldo Leopold Foundation, 2009
Publication number: Forestry Fact 105
Keywords: contractor, forester, logger, forest management, wildlife management, vegetation management, online resources, estate planning, consultant

Pine Plantation Management
Produced by: UWEX Cooperative Extension
Publication number: G1983
Keywords: planting, seedling, plantation, pine, silviculture, management

So What Should I Plant?
Produced by: WI Department of Natural Resources
Publication number: WM-223
Keywords: wildlife habitat, planting, management planning, fruit, nuts

Walnut Tips--Choosing the Right Seed for Your Woodland
Produced by: UW-Madison Department of Forest Ecology and Management, 1998
Publication number: Forestry Fact 90
Keywords: walnut, seed, planting

Walnut Tips--Soil and Site Selection
Produced by: UW-Madison Department of Forest Ecology and Management, 1992
Publication number: Forestry Fact 58
Keywords: walnut, planting, site selection

Windbreaks That Work
Produced by: WI Department of Natural Resources
Publication number: FR-70
Keywords: soil erosion, fields, wildllife

Wisconsin Nursery Directory: Retailers of Seedlings and Transplants of Common Forest Tree Species
Produced by: UW-Madison Department of Forest Ecology and Management, 2001
Publication number: Forestry Fact 14
Keywords: directory, seedling, planting, nursery

Wisconsin's State Forest Nurseries
Produced by: WI Department of Natural Resources
Publication number: FR-042
Keywords: planting, nursery

Woody Cover for Wildlife
Produced by: WI Dept of Natural Resources, 2012
Publication number: FR-066
Keywords: wildlife habitat, tree planting, site preparation

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Christmas Trees

Christmas Tree Shearing
Produced by: UWEX Cooperative Extension
Publication number: G3268
Keywords: Christmas tree

Species For Christmas Trees in the Lake States
Produced by: UW-Madison Department of Forest Ecology and Management, 1991
Publication number: Forestry Fact 55
Keywords: pine, Christmas tree, planting, evergreens

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Walnut

Black Walnut
Produced by: Virginia Tech
Publication number: VT-3
Keywords: marketing, harvesting, storage, processing

Walnut Tips--Choosing the Right Seed for Your Woodland
Produced by: UW-Madison Dept of Forest Ecology and Management, 1998
Publication number: Forestry Fact 90
Keywords: walnut, seed, planting

Walnut Tips--Soil and Site Selection

Produced by: UW-Madison Dept of Forest Ecology and Management, 1992
Publication number: Forestry Fact 58
Keywords: walnut, planting, site selection

Walnut Tips--Top Pruning
Produced by: UW-Madison Dept of Forest Ecology and Management, 1990
Publication number: Forestry Fact 51
Keywords: walnut, pruning, forest operations

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Collecting Seed

Collecting and Planting Seeds of Cone-bearing Trees
Produced by: UWEX Cooperative Extension
Publication number: G1649
Keywords: pine, planting, seed

Growing Wisconsin Trees From Seed
Produced by: UW-Madison Department of Forest Ecology and Management, 1993
Publication number: Forestry Fact 66
Keywords: planting, seed, collecting, storing

Walnut Tips--Choosing the Right Seed for Your Woodland
Produced by: UW-Madison Department of Forest Ecology and Management, 1998
Publication number: Forestry Fact 90
Keywords: walnut, seed, planting

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Succession and Tolerance

Forest Succession
Produced by: UW-Madison Department of Forest Ecology and Management, 1996
Publication number: Forestry Fact 78
Keywords: old growth, succession, forest management, change, communities, associations

How Forest Trees Grow
Produced by: UWEX Cooperative Extension
Publication number: G3277
Keywords: forest management, tree, growth, height, diameter, roots, branches, reproduction, flowering, seed production

Tolerance of Tree Species
Produced by: UW-Madison Department of Forest Ecology and Management, 1996
Publication number: Forestry Fact 79
Keywords: definition, tolerance, silviculture, planting