Pinus kesiya International Provenance Trials: Overview

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Location of trials (Scale: width of map = 650 km)

(Copyright Encarta 97 World Atlas)

This summary presents the results of a joint assessment of two Pinus kesiya provenance trials in Sumatra, Indonesia. The trials were established by RGMI Forestry, Research and Development Division in 1992 as part of an international series of provenance trials of the species.  The joint RGMI/DFSC field assessment took place in September 1999 with participation of Thomas Saragih, Wagiman, Nabil, Parlindungan Panjaitan and Gibson Manurung of RGMI Forestry, R&D. From DFSC participated Anders Rębild and Christian Pilegaard Hansen. Paul Clegg, Dr. Mok Chak Kim and Dr. Chan Yik Kuan of RGMI, R&D are thanked for their kind assistance in planning and arrangements for the field assessment.