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ERIC Number: ED273838
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Pages: 147
Abstractor: N/A
The Tree Worker's Manual.
Smithyman, S. J.
This manual is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions as tree care professionals. Addressed in the individual chapters of the guide are the following topics: the tree service industry; clothing, eqiupment, and tools; tree workers; basic tree anatomy; techniques of pruning; procedures for climbing and working in the tree; aerial lifts; tree identification; identification and treatment of tree problems; and other tree care operations. Appendixes to the manual contain first aid procedures and lists of selected common plants of North America, followed by references and a glossary. Each chapter begins with a set of objectives followed by instructional text. (MN)
Ohio Agricultural Education Curriculum Materials Service, 2120 Fyffe Road, Room 254, Columbus, OH 43210-1099 ($7.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Students
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Agricultural Curriculum Materials Service.; Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Agricultural Education Service.
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