Timber Harvest Management Meeting
From September 24, 2013 6:00 pm until September 24, 2013 8:00 pm Save to calendar
Posted by Becky
Timber Management Meeting
A meeting to discuss timber harvest management will be held at John and Bess Lusk’s Whispering Ridge Tree Farm Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. Topics for discussion will include: the role of Forest Management in your Woodland, Forest Regeneration, Clear Cutting, Crop Tree Release options, Contracts and the importance of using Best Management Practices during a timber harvest. A demonstration using a 3-point hitch logging wench will also part of the program. Speakers at the meeting will be Dave Schott, Monroe County Soil and Water Conservation District, Mark Landefeld, OSU Extension Monroe County and John Lusk, land owner.
The meeting is free, open to the public and will be held rain or shine so dress accordingly. The Lusk’s Farm address is 45603 Pfalzgraf Rdg., Woodsfield, OH. This is approximately five miles east of Woodsfield off St. Rt. 78. Signs will be posted at the junction of St. Rt. 78 and Pfalzgraf Rdg. (township road 156). For more information contact the Monroe County Extension Office at 472-0810 or the Monroe County Soil and Water Conservation District Office at 472-5477.