“Landowners interested in making the most of their forest need a basic understanding of the soils. Forest productivity and wildlife habitat begin with the quality of the soil.”
There is an immense amount of information about Mississippi soils packed into this 6-page publication; from their birth and influencing factors, to how a soil profile is described, the physical and chemical properties involved, major soil resource areas of the State, and proper soil management techniques. Lots of sugar for a dime in this publication, so check it out.
Learn the 4 primary techniques for site preparation, their importance, and the advantages and disadvantages of each in this publication.
There are several Professional Logging Manager Business Management and Core classes coming up in May and June. Check the Logger Education website for dates and details.
The workshop “Forest Management for Wildlife” to be held on May 7th in Batesville will answer some of your questions about habitat improvement, harvesting timber while protecting the land, feral hog control techniques, and more. Check the brochure for details.
The Workshop “Are My Pines Ready to Thin Yet?” will be held in Coffeeville at the Yalobusha County Extension Office on April 24th. Check the brochure for more information.
This is being updated because the link to the brochure was not working when it was originally posted.
Should be a good time of the year for this one – check out the brochure for the details! The tour is free, and is designed for landowners who are interested in learning about hardwood management
Here is our first newsletter of 2014, and as requested from the online survey, we have included a variety of subjects that should be of interest to you. Please let us know if you copy and use any of the articles or the information in them, so we can better get a feeling for their utility. Click here “The Overstory” for the link.
The Managing Oil & Gas Development in Mississippi program will be held in Natachez, MS MS March 27-28, 2014 at the Natchez Grand Hotel. See the brochure for program details, as well as registration cost, and hotel room rates.