There is a new Forestry Extension publication out: “Simplifying Southern Pine Thinning with Stand Density Index Pine Thin: A Smartphone Application” that you can access on MSUCares, or by clicking on this LINK. The smartphone application is available from the … Continue reading
The 1st Quarter “Overstory” newsletter covers a number of subjects. The Coordinator’s Desk gives some highlights of the Extension Forestry educational programs conducted in 2014. The feature article discusses whether forest landowners have to use BMPs. There is a short … Continue reading
HERE ARE THE DATES AND LOCATIONS: JUNE 7-12, 2015 ELLISVILLE, MS JUNE 21-26, 2015 BOONEVILLE, MS JULY 14-16, 2015 JACKSON, MS This is a great program – happens every year – always highly praised by all … Continue reading
A short course for private non-industrial forest landowners and loggers – enables the landowner to more fully realize the benefits of pine plantation ownership. Covers management plans, thinning, prescribed burning, invasive species, wildlife management, and timber market updates. For further details … Continue reading
Success with Longleaf Pine How to Enhance Wildlife Habitat, Improve Profitability, and Reduce Risk. This is the second Field Day on the subject – this one at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. The information covered will include planting tips, prescribed … Continue reading
Success with Longleaf Pine – How to Enhance Wildlife Habitat, Improve Profitability, and Reduce Risk. Includes information on: successful planting , wildlife management products and marketing, technical and financial assistance, and prescribed burning. See all the details at this LINK.
A workshop for private non-industrial forest landowners, loggers, and foresters – provides a field experience to determine when a pine stand is ready for a thinning. Check out the details on the brochure at this LINK.