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2013-08-22 23:23:50

Online power equipment superstore offers advice and product recommendations for a ‘greener’ approach to tree and shrub trimming. Vergennes, VT (PRWEB) August 22, 2013 Experienced gardeners and lawn care specialists know that no two jobs are the same, and different tools work best in each situation. For pruning and trimming jobs that are too large for handsaws and pruners but not big enough to justify the full force of a gas chainsaw, electric hand tools such as jawsaws, string...

2013-08-16 23:04:41

Mindlogr undergoes a big re-brand to provide even more features for life loggers to record their own private video logs. London, UK (PRWEB) August 16, 2013 Started in November 2012, DiaryMemo, which is now known as Mindlogr, is a video recording platform which keeps members accounts and videos completely private by default. In a sharing economy, this is a video logging system which isn't for sharing. There are lots of advantages and benefits from this of course, and the goal isn't...

2013-07-18 10:40:47

A study published in the July 17, issue of the journal PLOS ONE found that more than 80% of tropical forests in Malaysian Borneo have been heavily impacted by logging. The Malaysian states of Sabah and Sarawak were already thought to be global hotspots of forest loss and degradation due to timber and oil palm industries, but the rates and patterns of change have remained poorly measured by conventional field or satellite approaches. A research team from the University of Tasmania,...

2013-07-08 23:22:42

Wagner Meters is proud to continue to be part of the current moisture management QC program at Stimson Lumber in Plummer, Idaho. Rogue River, Oregon (PRWEB) July 08, 2013 Wagner Meters is proud to continue to be part of the current moisture management QC program at Stimson Lumber in Plummer, Idaho. Stimson Lumber Company has a long history of forestry product production and forestry management. Their mills across Oregon and Idaho have a culture of sustainable forestry practices that look...

2013-07-02 23:05:09

STIHL Inc., creator and producer of the premier lumberjack sports event, the STIHL® TIMBERSPORTS® Series presented by Ram Trucks, named Leo Jarecki of Marion, Ill. as the Grand Prize winner of Fantasy Lumberjack, the first-ever fantasy game for lumberjack sports. After earning the top score in the inaugural season, Marion won an all-expense-paid trip for two to Stuttgart, Germany to attend the STIHL TIMBERSPORTS World Championship, Oct. 25-26. VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (PRWEB) July 02,...


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Clearcutting
2013-04-02 11:17:47

Clearcutting, otherwise known as clearfelling, is a controversial forestry/logging practice in which the majority or all of the trees in an area are uniformly cut down. Clearcutting, in addition to shelterwood and seed tree harvests, is utilized by foresters to construct certain types of forest ecosystems and to encourage select species that require plentiful sunlight or grow in large, even-age stands. Logging companies and forest-worker unions in certain countries support the practice for...

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caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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