Tree Farm Products Resouces


The library is provided to assist those working to plant trees and improve natural habitat. Documents are provided in pdf format for easy download and printing. Please do not post elsewhere - links to this page are welcome and acknowledgments are appreciated.

Hand Planting Bare Root Tree Seedlings - instruction on hand planting bare root tree seedling using a planting bar and methods to promote survival and growth.

Protecting Tree Seedlings From Deer, Rabbits and Rodents - methods for protecting tree seedlings from wildlife browse damage.

Links of Interest to Forest Owners

Woodlands and Prairies Magazine - Prairies, savannas, wetlands, forests and other native ecosystems - beautiful photos and stories about real people working to preserve and restore our natural heritage.

Iowa State STRIPS Program

Iowa Woodland Owners Association

University of Minnesota Forestry Library

Iowa State Nursery

Iowa Tree Identification Key

Iowa DNR Staff and Offices, including link to District Foresters

Iowa's Prairie Resource Center

ISU Forestry Extension - Bulletin

Forest Stewardship Spatial Analysis Project - Iowa

Tax Mangement for Timberland Owners

Alans Factory Outlet-Wood Barns and More! - Identify that Tree

Guide to the Trees of the United States