EDGEFIELD, S.C. — See a live prescribed burn demonstration! The South Carolina Forestry Commission,in partnership with the National Wild Turkey Federation, will conduct a prescribed fire demonstration and training session Oct. 1, 2019 at NWTF headquarters in Edgefield. The workshop is geared toward landowners with low to moderate burning experience, but all are welcome.
• learn why it is important to burn your woods;
• learn proper pre-planning and post-burn followup;
• discuss liability issues;
• View/discuss different burning techniques;
• Have the opportunity to ask questions of experienced professionals;
• Learn about opportunities for additional knowledge.
Attendees are encouraged to wear nonsynthetic field clothing/boots and will be required to keep a safe distance from the fire. Attendees should expect a variety of weather conditions, cold temperature and smoke.
* Attendees will be notified 1 day prior to the Learn To Burn Field Day if the weather is not favor
–South Carolina Forestry Commission