Living the Country Life

Forestry Content

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Being a good steward of the forest on your land starts with solid planning
People own forested land for many reasons, including income from the wood, recreational purposes, and aesthetics. You can’t afford to ignore the value of this asset, so a well-prepared forest...
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Key species of plants have the ability to capture polluting nutrients before they head downstream
The water quality of the small, gurgling stream next to your woodland might be just fine – or it might not. Jan Thompson is a natural resource ecology and management instructor at Iowa...
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If you have maple trees, you might be able to make syrup
Radio interview source: Mark Izzelhardt, maple technician, Proctor Maple Research Center               Listen here to the radio story mp3 Maple trees are a...