NC Cooperative Extension Forestry Events, Vance & Warren Counties


The events below are free of charge, but please register at 257-3640, 438-8188 or paul_mckenzie@ncsu.edu

TOUR OF TONEY LUMBER CO.

5/14, Departing 9:15 am from Vance County Extension Center
Come out for an informative, behind-the-scenes tour of this mill in Franklin County. We should be returning to Henderson by 12:30 pm. Be sure to wear sturdy shoes and clothing, including long pants.

NEW DATE!! WOODY BIOMASS, CURRENT SITUATION AND FUTURE OUTLOOK

6/27, 6:30 pm, Warren County Extension Center
Ms. Helene Cser of NCSU Extension Forestry will give an informative program on these emerging markets using wood products for energy. Are there opportunities for local landowners? Will these markets affect the price for other products? Learn the answers to these questions and more.
GETTING THE MOST FROM A TIMBER SALE
7/25, 6:30 pm, Vance County Extension Center
Learn the basics of conducting a timber sale in a way that maximizes profit and preserves future productivity of your forestland. Presented by Paul McKenzie, Ag Extension Agent.
GETTING THE MOST FROM A TIMBER SALE
8/15, 6:30 pm, Warren County Extension Center

Learn the basics of conducting a timber sale in a way that maximizes profit and preserves future productivity of your forestland. Presented by Paul McKenzie, Ag Extension Agent.

COST SHARE UPDATE
9/26, 6 pm, Warren County Extension Center

This will be our annual update on current cost-share programs available from the various agencies. Representatives of USDA Farm Service Agency, Natural Resource Conservation Service, NC Forest Service, NC Wildlife Resources Commission, etc. will be invited to provide information on their respective programs. Plans are to serve a sponsored meal.
WARREN COUNTY FORESTRY FIELD DAY
Tentatively scheduled for Oct 23rd. More details to come.

 

WARREN COUNTY FORESTRY CLUB BANQUET

Normally held the 1st Thursday of December, in case you want to mark your calendar. Always includes a great meal and informative speaker. New members welcome.