Stephen Ward

2019 Benton County Tree Farmer of the Year Tour and Picnic

Tree Farm Property

Benton County
Philomath, OR 97370
United States

Sat, Sep 21, 2019 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Event Cost
Lunch will be served post-tour cost $5.00, pay at the event
Contact name
Jody Einerson
Contact phone

Join Benton Tree Farmers of the Year Diana Blakney, Sid Picht & KC Thompson on their family property on the eastern flank of Marys Peak.   We will tour the property with family members and their long-time forester Scott Ferguson.  We will see results of long-term family management plus the most recent activities including diversity cuttings and riparian area improvement projects.  The tour is followed by a lunch provided by the Benton Chapter of the Oregon Small Woodlands Association (OSWA).

Limited parking available. Please join car pool at the Benton County Extension Office, 4077 SW Research Way, leaving at 8:30 am.   

Those not coming through Corvallis, contact Dave Hibbs, david.hibbs@oregonstate.edu

Lunch: $5.00, please pay at the event

RSVP required by noon, Monday, Sept 16.  include number attending and contact phone. Email Jody or call the Benton Extension office 541-713-5000

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