Scientists & Staff

Jerry Van Sambeek

J.W."Jerry" Van Sambeek

Notes: This person is no longer an employee of the Northern Research Station.

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Van Sambeek, J.W.  1986-2009. Annotated Black Walnut Literature.  Walnut Council Bulletin.  Volumes 13-36.

National Research Highlights

Fourteen-year-old oaks planted as repeatedly air-root-pruned container stock on mounds on a frequently flooded site high in clay with poor internal drainage. Jerry Van Sambeek, U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service.

Repeatedly Air-Root-Pruned Container Stock Out-performs Bare-root Planting Stock after 10 Years

Year: 2016

Repeated exposure of tree roots to air, known as air-root-pruning, provides swamp white oak seedlings that continues to out-perform nursery bare-root planting stock after 10 years.

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