The species planted are: red oak, shumard oak, swamp white oak, redbud, burr oak, sycamore, box elder, red maple, sweet gum, chinkipin oak, black gum, yellow birch, staghorn sumac, black oak, mountain oak, shingle oak, pin oak and river birch.
David Hague, Pickerington, Ohio
Report - Sept-2010
Pre-Treating seedlings at Nursery with
Plantskydd® Animal Repellent
The combined application cost of Plantskydd product, and labor,
was $0.015/seedling (1.5 ¢) when treating seedlings at the nursery,
approximately 1/10th that of treating seedlings folllowing planting (15 ¢/seedling).
John Clarke, RPF
Terminal Forest Products Ltd.
Richmond, British Columbia, Canada
David Harbec, assistant manager
Hayward State Nursery
November 10, 2008
By Kyle Asplund,
Itasca County Soil & Water Conservation District
Published in International Falls Daily Journal
DNR-Forestry Report, 07/20/2007 (PDF Document)
Michael Main, RPF
UBC Malcolm Knapp Research Forest
BILL LASUTA AND ASSOCIATES LIMITED
"We have noted a dramatic improvement in seedling survival when Plantskydd®
is applied at the time of planting."
"The Plantskydd® trees went through a time fairly unscathed until
the 6 - 7th months."
" Plantskydd® protected up to 90% of the seedlings sprayed in
"This shows that Plantskydd® was significantly more effective
then Treepel against rabbits, and equally effective as Treepel
"Upon the application of Plantskydd® the browse incidence decreased
by 90 percent and in many plantations ceased to exist."
"The results clearly indicate that the product is practical for operational
An Evaluation of Chemical Repellents and Vexar Bud Caps to Reduce Winter
Deer and Elk Browsing on Conifer Seedlings
"In most cases browsing will be reduced from 40-50% on untreated
sites to around 5% where Plantskydd® has been applied."