Forestry Tools – Silviculture

In part two of our series on Forestry terms, we are highlighting terms used with regard to silviculture; a term used often but misunderstood by many.  Simply put, silviculture is the manipulation of a forest stand to achieve desired production outcomes.  Whether you are a landowner or looking to invest in property either small or large, the following terms will help you better understand forest management. Bedding - A mechanical method used to prepare a site for planting seedlings, bedding involves plowing the ground to form cultivated … [Read more...]