Forestry Night - Houlton
Start Date/Time:
Thursday, April 5, 2018 6:00 PM
End Date/Time:
Thursday, April 5, 2018 9:00 PM
Recurring Event:
One time event
Importance:
Normal Priority
Location:
Houlton Higher Ed, 18 Military St, Houlton
Description:
Location: Houlton Higher Education Building at 18 Military Street, Houlton Winter Agriculture School

Topics and Presenters

6:00 - Introduction, Dan Jacobs, District Forester, Maine Forest Service 

6:10 - Forest Tree Diseases in Aroostook County: Focus on Beech, Red Pine, and Butternut Aaron Bergdahl, Forest Pathologist, Maine Forest Service 

7:00 - Break 

7:10 - Canada and U.S. Butternut Project, Martin Williams, Molecular Biologist, Natural Resources Canada 

7:50: Break 

8:00: Butternut Wood Properties (Q & A with Wood Samples), Steve Hopkins, Owner/Operator, Hopkins Sawmill 

8:15: Herbicide Release for Hardwoods and Softwoods, Ron Lemin, Vegetation Management Sales Consultant, Crop Production Services 

9:00: Wrap Up

Continuing Education Credits:
CLP = ½ day, QLP = 3 hrs, LPF = 2.5hrs, SAF = 2.5 Cat 1, Pesticide Applicator = 2 credits
Contact Phone: 
207-441-4128
Contact Email: 
dan.jacobs@maine.gov
Cost: 
No Registration Required

Co-Sponsor: 
Southern Aroostook Soil and Water Conservation District
Maine Woodland Owners
Houlton/Hodgdon Adult and Community Education
Maine Forest Service
Owned by Jeanne On Monday, April 2, 2018

Contact Us

Maine Woodland Owners
323 State Street
PO Box 836
Augusta, Maine 04332-0836
(207) 626-0005

email:info@mainewoodlandowners.org