Essays about: "Tectona grandis"

Found 1 essay containing the words Tectona grandis.

  1. 1. Management of young teak plantations in Panama - effect of pruning and thinning

    University essay from SLU/Southern Swedish Forest Research Centre

    Author : María Inés León Radío; Daiana Martín Delgado; [2014]
    Keywords : teak; Panama; Tectona grandis; pruning; thinning; productivity; quality timber;

    Abstract : On high quality wood species, thinning and pruning are compulsory management that must be done not only in early stages but also often during later development of the plantation in order to improve wood quality and growth of individual high-quality trees. In this thesis two trials were carried out to determine the adequate intensities of first thinning and pruning in a teak plantation in order to find the optimum early management to reach the best growth in yield and quality terms. READ MORE