Catie George wrote:Does anyone have any experience/ideas/advice for slowly converting a pine/spruce plantation into a diverse forest? The limited information I have seen and heard about rejuvenating an overgrown, never thinned woodlot suggests cutting it all down, then replanting. I plan to take some trees down for firewood and hugelkultur, but clear cutting 40+ acres and starting over sounds rather extreme.
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