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2009-04-20 14:27:00

MOLINE, Ill., April 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Due to increased orders for some construction products, 68 of the employees recently laid off at the John Deere Davenport Works are being recalled, Deere & Company announced today. The employees will be back to work effective April 27. The John Deere Davenport Works manufactures articulated dump trucks, cabs, felling heads, four wheel drive loaders, motor graders, wheel feller bunchers, and skidders. SOURCE Deere & Company

2008-06-14 06:00:18

By Pan, Fei Han, Han-Sup; Johnson, Leonard R; Elliot, William J Abstract Dense, small-diameter stands generally require thinning from below to improve fire-tolerance. The resulting forest biomass can be used for energy production. The cost of harvesting, processing, and transporting small-diameter trees often exceeds revenues due to high costs associated with harvesting and transportation and low market values for forest biomass. Productivity and cost were evaluated in a whole-tree...


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bibliopole
  • A bookseller; now, especially, a dealer in rare and curious books.
This word comes from a Greek phrase meaning 'book seller.'
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