Document Library

An index to our poplar and willow documentation

Planting Poplars & Willows: Assessing the Site

Learn how to assess hill country sites and place poles for best effect to reduce erosion.

Topics: Cultivation;

Document Type: Videos;

Planting Poplars & Willows: Choosing the Best Poles

The best choice depends on your requirements. Get good advice on choosing the right poles in terms of the right size and variety.

Topics: Cultivation; Purchasing Poles;

Document Type: Videos;

Planting Poplars & Willows: Successful Planting

Tips for storage, treatment and planting of poplar and willow poles for successful planting.

Topics: Cultivation;

Document Type: Videos;

Poplar and Willow News No. 3

December 2005

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Document Type: Newsletters;

Poplar and Willow News No. 4

June 2006

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Document Type: Newsletters;

Poplar and Willow News No. 5

December 2006

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Document Type: Newsletters;

Poplar and Willow News No. 6

June 2007

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Document Type: Newsletters;

Poplar Clones

Ian McIvor

Information sheets on poplar clones grown and marketed through regional council nurseries

Topics: Poplar Information; Trees for the Farm;

Document Type: Fact Sheets;

Poplars and Willows: Trees for Society and the Environment

J.G. Isebrands & J. Richardson

A presentation at the IPC Working Party in Gisborne, 2014.

Topics: Poplar Information; Willow Information;

Document Type: Presentations; IPC - Gisborne 2014;

Poplars and Willows: With a focus on East Coast Hill Country

Peter Manson

A presentation at the IPC Working Party in Gisborne, 2014.

Topics: Poplar Information; Willow Information;

Document Type: Presentations; IPC - Gisborne 2014;

Popular Polars: Tim Forde on Country Life, Radio New Zealand

Former forester Tim Forde believes the humble poplar is one of the most underrated trees in New Zealand.

Topics: Trees for the Farm;

Document Type: Audio;

Reuse of farm dairy effluent

Coppiced poplars and willows show potential for use in effluent irrigated systems

Topics: Effluent Management;

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Root response to removal of shoots in cuttings of willow and poplar

Mauricio Maldonado, Peter D. Kemp, Ian R. McIvor, Grant B. Douglas

A presentation at the IPC Working Party in Gisborne, 2014.

Topics: Cultivation;

Document Type: Presentations; IPC - Gisborne 2014;

Rusts of Willows and Poplars

Topics: Diseases; Rust;

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Shelter and riparian belts on farms

Ian McIvor

Shelterbelts and riparian buffers have many advantages on farms

Topics: Erosion Control; Rivers; Trees for the Farm;

Document Type: Presentations;

Silvopastoral management of ‘Veronese’ poplars on an erosion-prone hillslope

Effect of pruning young poplars on water use and light

Topics: Erosion Control; Farms;

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Survival of Poplar and willow plantings: implications for erosion control

Michael Marden and Chris Phillips

A presentation at the IPC Working Party in Gisborne, 2014.

Topics: Erosion Control; Farms; Cultivation;

Document Type: Presentations; IPC - Gisborne 2014;

The impact of biogas digestate application on young short rotation willow ecosystem

Katrin Heinsoo

A presentation at the IPC Working Party in Gisborne, 2014.

Topics: Cultivation; Nutrition and Fertiliser;

Document Type: Presentations; IPC - Gisborne 2014;

The Search for Grey Poplar Clones That Propagate Easily

R.O. Miller, B.A. Bender, & P. McGovern

A presentation at the IPC Working Party in Gisborne, 2014.

Topics: Cultivation; Poplar Information;

Document Type: Presentations; IPC - Gisborne 2014;

The use of willows in the rivers of the Bay of Plenty region, New Zealand

Tony Dunlop (Bay of Plenty Regional Council) & Gary Williams (Waterscape)

A presentation at the IPC Working Party in Gisborne, 2014.

Topics: Erosion Control; Rivers; Root Systems;

Document Type: Presentations; IPC - Gisborne 2014;

Trees for the farm

Ian McIvor

A decision support tool for farmers booklet

Topics: Erosion Control; Cultivation; Poplar Information; Willow Information; Trees for the Farm;

Document Type: Publications;

Welcome to Middle Earth

Garth Eyles

A presentation at the IPC Working Party in Gisborne, 2014. An overview of the use of Poplar and Willows in New Zealand.

Topics: Erosion Control; Farms; Rivers; Poplar Information; Willow Information;

Document Type: Presentations; IPC - Gisborne 2014;

Where to buy poles

Topics: Purchasing Poles;

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Willow Identification Key

A key to help identify some of the willows in New Zealand

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Winning with Willows

Linda Newstrom-Lloyd, Ian McIvor, Trevor Jones, Manon Gabarret & Blandine Polturat

Extending the supply of nutritious pollen for bees in spring. This informative booklet provides information on the pollen and nectar cycles of many willow cultivars.

Topics: Bee Nutrition;

Document Type: Publications;