Site Preparation Articles
Ask The Expert: What are the best different methods of stump removal? What is the best method for the small grower?
Pascal Nzokou. Great Lakes Christmas Trees Journal 5(4): 24-25
for Michigan Soils
D.R. Christenson & D. Warncke. MSU Extension Bullettin E-471, Reprinted 1998
pH Management for Christmas Tree Production
North Carolina State University Extension.
pH Measurement with a Portable Meter
Joseph R. Heckman. Basic information on how to use a pH meter and understanding of what the reading means.
and Christmas Tree Production Part 4: Soil pH
M. R. Koelling. Reprinted from the Michigan Christmas Tree Journal Spring 1995.
for Plant Growth
Limestone recommendations to increase your soil pH based on your soil type
Systems for Michigan Soils and CropsL.
S. Robertson et al. 1977. MSU Extension Bulletin E-1042, January 1977.
Soil II: Soil Chemistry
David Rothstein 2006. Presentation made and the 2006 Christmas tree Soil and Nutrition Workshop. Kettunen Center, March 14-15.
and Christmas Tree Production: Part 3: Soil
Randy Heiligmann. Reprinted from the Michigan Christmas Tree Journal, Fall 1994 .