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Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the 43rd Annual Meeting Rockport, Indiana, August 25, 26 and 27, 1952   By:

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DISCLAIMER The articles published in the Annual Reports of the Northern Nut Growers Association are the findings and thoughts solely of the authors and are not to be construed as an endorsement by the Northern Nut Growers Association, its board of directors, or its members. No endorsement is intended for products mentioned, nor is criticism meant for products not mentioned. The laws and recommendations for pesticide application may have changed since the articles were written. It is always the pesticide applicator's responsibility, by law, to read and follow all current label directions for the specific pesticide being used. The discussion of specific nut tree cultivars and of specific techniques to grow nut trees that might have been successful in one area and at a particular time is not a guarantee that similar results will occur elsewhere.

43rd Annual Report


Northern Nut Growers Association



Annual Meeting at


August 25, 26 and 27, 1952

Table of Contents

Officers and Committees 1952 53 4

State and Foreign Vice Presidents 5

Constitution and By laws 7

Call to Order, Forty Third Annual Meeting 11

Address of Welcome Hilbert Bennett 11

Business Session 15 Treasurer's Report Carl Prell 18 Committee Reports 21

President's Address L. H. MacDaniels 27

The Future of Your Nut Planting W. F. Sonnemann 32

The Value of a Tree Ferd Bolten 35

Methods of Getting Better Annual Crops on Black Walnut. Panel discussion led by W. W. Magill 38

The 1952 Hickory Survey H. F. Stoke 46

A Discussion of Hickory Stocks Gilbert L. Smith 49

Filbert Varieties. Panel discussion led by G. L. Slate 53

My Experiences with Chinese Chestnuts W. J. Wilson 62

Persian Walnuts in the Upper South H. F. Stoke 66

Varieties of Persian Walnuts in Eastern Iowa Ira B. Kyhl 69

Commercial Production and Processing of Black and Persian Walnuts Edwin L. Lemke 71

Black Walnut Processing at Henderson, Kentucky R. C. Mangelsdorf 73

Nut Shells: Assets or Liabilities T. F. Clark 77

The Propagation of Hickories Panel discussion led by F. L. O'Rourke 81

A Promising New Pecan for the Northern Zone J. W. McKay and H. L. Crane 89

The Hickory in Indiana W. B. Ward 91

The Merrick Hybrid Walnut P. E. Machovina 93

Producing Quality Nuts and Quality Logs L. E. Sawyer 94

Colchicine for Nut Improvement Programs O. J. Eigsti and R. B. Best 99

An Early Pecan and Some Other West Tennessee Nuts Aubrey Richards 101

Scab Disease in Eastern Kentucky on Busseron Pecan W. D. Armstrong 102

Further News about Oak Wilt E... Continue reading book >>

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