October 2, 2012. WEBINAR: Nursery Seed Source Control

Carrie Pike discusses concepts pertaining to seed transfer and seed zones in Minnesota that have implications for tree planting efforts in Minnesota.  In addition, the pros and cons of assisted migration in lieu of climate change will be discussed and related to current seed zones and seed transfer guidelines.

Improving white pine growth and survival 

For many Minnesota landowners, white pine is more than a favored tree—it’s the symbol of the northwoods. But between deer, blister rust, and other challenges, it can be hard to grow. This month, Carrie Pike from the Minnesota Tree Improvement Cooperative offers some recommendations on how to do it right. Read more …
MyMinnesotaWoods October 2011