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Selecting Trees and Shrubs in Windbreaks

Windbreaks can provide a number of benefits including wind protection, control of drifting snow, energy savings, odor abatement, wildlife habitat establishment and more. The species, density, and plant spacing are important considerations. What assortment of shrubs, deciduous trees, and/or conifers matches your goals?

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