Document Library

An index to our poplar and willow documentation

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;

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;

Where to buy poles

Topics: Purchasing Poles;

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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;

Managing wide-spaced young poplars by pollarding - impacts

Grant Douglas, Ronaldo Vibart, Alec Mackay , Mike Dodd (AgResearch) & Ian McIvor (Plant & Food Research)

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

Topics: Erosion Control; Farms;

Document Type: Presentations; IPC - Gisborne 2014;

Pasture-tree systems: effect on soil carbon accumulation

Grant Douglas, Ronaldo Vibart, Alec Mackay , Mike Dodd (AgResearch) & Ian McIvor (Plant & Food Research)

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

Topics: Erosion Control; Farms; Cultivation;

Document Type: Presentations; IPC - Gisborne 2014;

Endophytes for Increased Rooting and Better Growth

Sharon Doty

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

Topics: Cultivation;

Document Type: Presentations; IPC - Gisborne 2014;

An Ecosystem Services Approach to the Evaluation of Soil Conservation in New Zealand hill country

Estelle Dominati & Alec Mackay

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

Topics: Erosion Control; Farms; Rivers; Fodder;

Document Type: Presentations; IPC - Gisborne 2014;

Environmental impact of commercial poplar and willow short rotation forestry stands on water and soil

I. Dimitriou, P. Aronsson & B. Mola

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

Topics: Erosion Control; Cultivation;

Document Type: Presentations; IPC - Gisborne 2014;

Keys to achieving successful coverage of poplars and willows on erosion prone pastoral hill country

Stan Braaksma

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

Topics: Erosion Control; Farms; Rivers;

Document Type: Presentations; IPC - Gisborne 2014;

Poplar and Willow News No. 6

June 2007

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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. 4

June 2006

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Document Type: Newsletters;

Poplar and Willow News No. 3

December 2005

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Document Type: Newsletters;

Reuse of farm dairy effluent

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

Topics: Effluent Management;

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Fodder Tree Project

Topics: Fodder;

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Plant Materials for River Training and Bank Protection

Willows and Riverbanks

Topics: Erosion Control; Rivers;

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Influence of slope position on ‘Veronese’ poplar root growth

Slope position and poplar root development

Topics: Erosion Control; Farms;

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Effect of trees on hill country soil stability of hill country soils

A study of transpiration and root distribution

Topics: Erosion Control; Farms;

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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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Rusts of Willows and Poplars

Topics: Diseases; Rust;

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Factsheet 4: Willow sawfly, Nematus oligospilus

Willow sawfly was first discovered in Auckland in 1997, and is now found throughout New Zealand.

Topics: Pests; Willow sawfly, Nematus oligospilus;

Document Type: Fact Sheets;

Factsheet 5: Giant willow aphid

Giant Willow Aphid, Tuberolachnus salignus was first sighted and reported in December, 2013 from Auckland. As of March 2014 it can be found throughout the North Island and as far as Clyde in the South Island. This aphid dispersed at a very rapid rate.

Topics: Pests; Giant Willow Aphid Tuberolachnus salignus ;

Document Type: Fact Sheets;

Factsheet 3: Setting up a willow coppice block for fodder

Tree fodder is a valuable source of stock nutrition, especially during periods of drought.

Topics: Fodder;

Document Type: Fact Sheets;