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Case Studies

Often examples are more instructive than theory. Here we present a series of real-life farm forestry case studies.

Case Studies

  • Rutherfords, North Canterbury
    Forestry in the hill country: Sustainability and survival In this page: Melrose – its history & location Land description Farm Operation The roles of trees at Melrose Why forestry? The…
  • McIntoshes, Wanganui
    Partnering for success See also: Trees on Farms video » In this page: Land description Environmental issues Farm Operation Soils Fertiliser and Nutrient Management The roles of trees on the…
  • Prebbles, East Otago
    See also: Trees on Farms video » In this page: Planting for timber and shelter in Otago The many roles of trees Planting for timber and shelter in Otago When…
  • Seymours, Whangara, Gisborne
    Wensleydale Station: The epitome of “trees for all reasons” See also: Trees on Farms video, Wensleydale Station » In this page: Land description Farm operation Climate Vegetation Environmental issues The…
  • Gavins, Buller river, Murchison
    See also: Gavin's Trees on Farms video » In this page: Trees beside the mighty Buller Sold on Cypresses Learning from experience New block - new opportunities Trees beside the…

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