Excerpt from Forestry and Irrigation, 1906, Vol. 12: Official Organ of the American Forestry Association In the spring of 1904 some ten or a dozen ranchmen planted small quanti ties of jack pine obtained from the woods of northern Minnesota on trial. Authoritative reports from nearly all of these men show a high proportion of success, only two absolute failures being reported, and these because of unfavorable local conditions and lack of care. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.