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Are My Pine Trees Ready To Thin?

Publication Number: P2260
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One question private forest landowners ask most frequently is, “Are my pine trees ready to thin?” There is no definite answer to this question, because every pine plantation may be different. Some plantations may be ready to thin as early as age 12, and some may not be ready for thinning until age 18 or older.

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