Nursery Insight – December

CLIMATE – Planting Containerized Seedlings in Warm Weather There has been concern over the lack of consistent cold weather as we continue shipping seedlings for planting across the south. Our customers have been planting seedlings since early October. Based on our experience and the fact that we only ship container seedlings, we have advised them to … Continued

Forest inSight Conference Presentations

We want to thank everyone who came out to the 2015 Forest inSight Conference for making it a smashing success! A lot of you have asked about making the presentations available, so we’ve added them to our site. They will also be made available at www.forestinsightconf.com, so be sure to check back periodically.

Wayne Bell & IFCO – New Trees, Deep Roots

New Trees, Deep Roots How Wayne Bell and the International Forest Company are popularizing genetically improved container seedlings   “This is what a bare root seedling looks like,” says Wayne Bell as he cradles the slender trunk of a tree no longer than his forearm. He taps its root plug against a metal tray, crumbling … Continued

The Ten Commandments for Planting Pine Container Seedlings

Tom Starkey recently visited International Forest Company’s (IFCO) open house and presented, “The Ten Commandments for Better Container Seedling Survival”. His presentation was immensely informative and valuable to our landowners, so we thought we’d share it!