THE OVERSTORY NEWSLETTER – 4th Quarter 2016

NOT a surprise for the December Issue; the feature article is Christmas trees of Mississippi by John Kushla!

Other articles include:

  • Mississippi forest biomass best management practices guidelines by Randy Rousseau
  • Reintroducing mixed-stand management to Mississippi by John Willis
  • Mississippi timber price report by James Henderson
  • Delta hardwood notes: Ips beetles in the Delta by Brady Self

Click on this LINK to read the PDF.

WORKSHOP: Pine Thinning – 2nd Thinning; Collins, MS, 04/29/17

This 2nd Thinning workshop covers many “why(s) of thinning as a management tool in pine plantations. Among them, a 2nd thinning provides income to the landowner while at the same time increasing the growth rate of the remaining stems, and opening up the canopy to increased sunlight needed for the establishment of browse for wildlife. Get the details and registration form by clicking on this LINK.