Stock management

Stock management

From the tending of young stands, through thinning, to the care of the stock: the success of these techniques is determined by the stand stability, the value growth and the crop yield. Tending measures are increasingly being carried out for conservation purposes.

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Do thinning measures help in dry periods?

For spruce climate change is heavy. Forest owners can help them just with silvicultural measures. Can a thinning measure exonerate the water balance of the trees?

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Pruning for quality improvement

The production of high quality timber requires that some tree species be pruned for quality improvement. This must be done expertly and professionally to ensure success.

Quality and Management of Beech

The aim of beech management is to produce high value timber. However, in Austria we are far away from reaching this goal.

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