WORKSHOP: Hardwood Plantation Management, Rolling Fork, MS, 10/01/15

This is a half-day field tour on private land, and will focus on the history and management of hardwood stands as allowed by landowners. Discussion will be aimed at providing participants with information needed to assess similar situations encountered on their own lands.

If you are looking for a “quick study” on how to boost your management skills, this is a good way to do it. Click on this LINK to see the brochure for details.

WORKSHOP: Are My Pine Trees Ready to Thin Again?, Ripley, MS, 09/24/15

This workshop provides a field experience to determine when a pine stand is ready for a thinning. Participants will have a “hands-on” experience measuring trees and making calculations to evaluate the stand for thinning. You will learn how to prevent pine beetle attacks, when to thin your pines, how to enhance wildlife habitat, and more.

For more details click on this link to see the brochure.

SHORT COURSE: PINE REGENERATION: “KEEPING YOUR PROFITS GROWING”- Newton, MS, August 27,2015

This is a  short course for forest landowners, land managers, professional foresters, loggers, and other interested parties. It provides 4.0 CFE credits, Category 1-CF for registered foresters, and 4.0 CLE credits, Category 1 to professional loggers. An Ethics section will also be offered for registered foresters and is an additional 1.0 CFE credit, Category 1-CF.  Check out the brochure for details by clicking on this LINK.