Tree Farm?

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by LINKSCAPE, Apr 6, 2003.

  1. LINKSCAPE

    LINKSCAPE LawnSite Member
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    I'm looking into starting a small tree farm on 1 to 2 acres. I would be growing mostly evergreens and possibly other breeds for future sale....landscape purposes...sell and transplant. I'm trying to gather as much info as possible on the how to's and marketability of this project. Anyone had any experience or know of any books to get started with?
     
  2. greenworldh20

    greenworldh20 LawnSite Senior Member
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    you need a bigger piece of real estate...:blob1:

    just my .02

    brian
     
  3. LINKSCAPE

    LINKSCAPE LawnSite Member
    Posts: 13

    I was told by a lifetime grower that I had enough land to plant 3-4000 blue spruce....thats more than enough trees for me to handle as a side investment...if they sell.
     
  4. baddboygeorge

    baddboygeorge LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,249

    average is 1000 per acre but you can stuff more to the acre but your gonna have to dig them sooner so the dont get grouped together!!
     

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