This short course covers a diverse range of forest topics, including the importance of having a management plan, pine and hardwood regeneration and management, forestry economics, taxes, and forest health. An excellent first step for the forest landowner. For details and registration form, click on this LINK to view the brochure.
Want to learn more about navigating and mapping – or just find out what GPS is about? Check out the short & fun workshop in Pittsboro, MS. Click on this LINK to view the flyer and registration slip.
This course is designed to offer offset strategies when timber markets are down. Topics covered will include: planting strategies, natural regeneration, and managing for specialty products, as well as mixed-species management. For more information check out the brochure at this LINK.
Come learn how to enhance the wildlife habitat on your forested land – whether just for your own pleasure, or if you are thinking of leasing for hunting activities. For specifics, check out the flyer at this LINK.
Learn alternative ways to earn money from your forested land even when timber markets are down!! Food for thought! Check out more information at this LINK.
A short course designed to be Upland Hardwoods 101, with additional courses to follow that examine other aspects of upland hardwood management. This course will put you in on the ground floor – or for professional foresters, a good refresher. Click on this LINK for the brochure and registration slip.
Learn when and how to thin you pine stands, which trees to remove. Also how to prevent bark beetle attack, and how to enhance wildlife habitat. Click HERE for brochure and registration form. 4 CFEs (Category 1) or CLEs (Category 2) available to registered foresters and professional loggers.
This short course should be another “must” on your list to attend. It will cover both mechanical and chemical site preparation for bottomland hardwoods; natural and artificial regeneration; mixed species considerations for plantings and well as wildlife considerations. It will include travel to field sites. For brochure and registration form, click on this LINK.
If you own or manage ash trees, you should most definitely be interested in attending this course. The Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) is an invasive insect that targets ash trees, and now surrounds Mississippi. You will learn about detection & risk; alternative species and regeneration options; strategies before and after EAB; and the market outlook for ash timber. For more details and registration form, click on this LINK.
This short course is for both forestry professionals and forest landowners and is packed with a lot of practical, usable information on multiple use management, managing CRP plantations and complying with regulations, thinning, herbicides, and timber stand improvement. Always a great course. Click on this LINK for details and registration form.