Dedicated to promoting the thoughtful stewardship of Vermont's privately-owned working forests
Proud Sponsor of the American Tree Farm System in Vermont
Vermont Tree Farm System

WORKSHOPS

TIES TO THE LAND: Take steps to guide the future of your land

Succession Planning Workshop For Landowners

This workshop is a mix of presentation and practical exercises that will give you the knowledge and tools to start succession planning. You will:

•Clarify your values and goals
•Learn the steps to successful planning
•Get tools to support your planning
•Learn about legal options that can support your plan

This 6-hour workshop will be offered on three different dates at three different locations:

Saturday, April 25 at Capitol Plaza, Montpelier

Saturday, May 9 at Franklin Conference Center, Rutland

Tuesday, June 2 at Lake Morey Inn, Fairlee

9am to 3:00pm (Registration begins at 8:30am). Cost: $35. Each additional family member $20.

Download registration form here. Registration Deadlines: Monday April 20; Monday May 4; and Wednesday, May 27.

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Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park Working Woodlands Workshops:

Shiitake Mushroom Cultivation
Saturday, April 4, 2015

10:30 AM - 3:00 PM, Please bring your own lunch, to accompany shiitake mushroom products.

LOCATION: Forest Center, Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park, Woodstock, VT.

FEE: $25

To learn more about our Working Woodlands Workshops, please contact Christine Frohloff at (802) 457-3368 x26 or email christine_frohloff@partner.nps.gov or visit http://www.nps.gov/mabi/naturescience/working-woodlands-workshops.htm

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Partner Association Calendars and Events:

Northwoods Stewardship Center:

Game of Logging Level 1
Saturday, May 9th, 2015
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

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Vermont Family Forests

The Game of Logging training program

Spring 2015

Cost per training session level: $170

Level I: April 2, 2015 at 8:00 am (Thursday), raindate April 9

Level II: April 9, 2015 at 8:00 am (Thursday), raindate April 16

Level III: April 16, 2015 at 8:00 am (Thursday), raindate April 23

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Audubon Vermont:

Bird Monitoring Walks

Event Contact Charley Wilkinson

Saturday, April 18, 8 - 10 a.m.

Saturday, May 9, 7 - 9 a.m.

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Vermont Coverts:

Spring Cooperator Training
Northwoods Stewardship Center, East Charleston
05-15-2015 thru 05-17-2015
Time : 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

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Vermont Land Trust

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Additional Webinars and Informational Websites:

https://www.treefarmsystem.org/attend
American Tree Farm System

http://www.forestrywebinars.net/
Southern Regional Extension Forestry

http://www.unri.org/webcasts/
Urban Natural Resources Institute – An Initiative of the USDA Forest Service – Northern Research Station

http://rnrext.cas.psu.edu/PAForestWeb/default.html
Pennsylvania Extension Forestry

http://www.deerandforests.org/
Deer and Forests – would be of interest to some of the foresters.