FORESTRY AND NATURAL RESOURCES
TREE FARMER OF THE YEAR TOUR
Saturday, September 14
Jackson/Josephine Small Woodlands Association Event. Non-members are welcome, too.
MARK YOUR CALENDAR.
Josephine County Tree Farmer of the Year tour. This year’s annual tour visits a 120-acre property which features many of the southern Oregon challenges such as dense brush, steep slopes, and poison oak. Management has included multiple thinning operations, fire hazard reduction, and improved habitat while generating lots of firewood. Also showcased is innovative home-built forestry equipment. Pre-registration requested. Contact the Extension office for directions and details (541)776-7371.
About the Forestry and Natural Resources Program:
Forestry & Natural Resourcesfaculty develop educational programs to encourage responsible stewardship of forests & woodlands, increase public understanding of forest issues, and promote the productivity and profitability of forestry enterprises.
Max Bennett, Forestry Agent
Southern Oregon Research & Extension Center