What an exciting time in forestry! by Wayne Bell, COO, International Forest Co. There is more wood being harvested currently than I have observed in years. That is good news for our industry, profession, and landowners. This means there are more opportunities to look at in the next round of investment as foresters and landowners … Continued
International Forest Company, Dougherty & Dougherty Forestry Services and The Forest Landowners will host the “Forest inSight” conference and field tour October 27-29, 2015 at the Rainwater Conference Center in Valdosta, Georgia and the field tour to Superior Pine at Fargo, GA. CFE credits will be available for the conference and tour. Please click on … Continued
The National Fish & Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) has announced a $4.6 million in grants to help support the longleaf ecosystem and advance the objectives of the Range-Wide Conservation Plan for Longleaf Pine. Funding will restore more than 11,600 acres and enhance more than 163,000 additional acres of longleaf pine habitat. For more information please contact … Continued
TEXAS A&M FOREST SERVICE CELEBRATES A CENTURY OF SERVICE
Secretary Vilsack has announced an additional 800,000 acres to be dedicated to the CRP program for wildlife habitat and wetlands. The Department of Agriculture will accept new offers to participate under a general signup to begin December 1, 2015 through February 26, 2016.