Project Code: BRL-01-027
Program: FRIP
Area:Field Operations
Sponsor:Blue Ridge Lumber (1981)

Object & Deliverables

The primary purpose/objective of this Project was the control of grass and shrub competition on several conifer plantations in the Whitecourt area.


Final Report

In the late summer of 1998, Blue Ridge Lumber treated 647 hectares of sufficiently restocked, pre-91 cutover areas with Vision* herbicide in an aerial application program. The resultant average costs(all found) were $250.85 per hectare.

Weeding & Thinning
Blue Ridge Lumber
Conifer Release
Herbicide Treatment
Aerial Application
Density Management