Learn About Your Land Fennimore & Boscobel

Learn About Your Land

Fennimore Session 1
February 19th, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Boscobel Session
February 23rd, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Fennimore Session 2
March 5th, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Session 1:  Selling Timber Smart: Planning and Conducting a Timber Sale for Walnut and Other High-value Hardwoods

Learn how to decide which, if any, trees should be selected for cutting and why. Learn the benefits of removing some trees as well as the reasons for not cutting others. Landowners, foresters and timber buyers must work together to achieve a well-managed woodland. As a landowner, it is your right and responsibility to
make sure that your timber is cut in a sustainable manner ensuring that your financial interests are protected. Learn different ways to sell your timber and protect your interest when dealing with high-valued hardwoods such as black walnut, red
oak, and sugar maple.

Fennimore- Tuesday, February 19, 6-8pm
Boscobel- Saturday, February 23, 10am-noon

Session 2:  Selling Timber Smart: Planning and Conducting a Timber Harvest That Enhances Deer and Other Wildlife Habitat

Learn about the many ways you can care for your woodlands to enhance habitat and attract wildlife, and understand the value of removing undesirable vegetation and trees. Also learn about other management practices you can use to
attract specific wildlife species like white-tailed deer, wild turkey, ruffed grouse and songbirds.

Fennimore- Tuesday, March 5, 6-8pm
(This session is only held in Fennimore)

Locations:
Fennimore: Southwest Technical College 1800 Bronson Blvd Bldg 100 – Lenz Center
Room 365 Fennimore, WI 53809
Boscobel: WI DNR State Nursery 5350 Highway 133 East Boscobel, WI 53805

Session cancellations and rescheduled dates will be posted before 4:30 p.m. on the day of the session.

Cost:

$15 per session per person. Space is limited, so pre-registration is recommended

Contact:

Randy Mell

randy.mell@ces.uwex.edu

(608) 782-4590.