VWA Profile: Jane Clifford

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VWA Profile: Jane Clifford

Jane Clifford is a relatively new member to the Vermont Woodlands Association (VWA). New being she joined about five to six years ago when she met Put Blodgett, our VWA Board President, while working on current use legislation involved with getting other people able to help landowners understand the value of current use. Clifford said

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Forest Industry Summit: Creating a Network

By Christine McGowan, Director Forest Products Network As development creeps into our rural landscapes and woodlot ownership changes hands, our forests face an uncertain future. Vermonters value working landscapes, but do they value the work it takes to keep these landscapes intact? Not unlike other Vermont business sectors, our forest and wood products industry has

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American Chestnut Trees

In the spring 2016, the five members of the Fairlee Town Forest Board, along with the town’s consulting forester, Markus Bradley of Redstart Forestry, and Dr. Kerry Browne and Rachel Sanders, science instructors at Rivendell Academy in Orford, NH, acquired 21 potentially resistant American chestnut hybrid seedlings (B3F3). They were provided by Yurij Bihun, President

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