MORRISVILLE, N.Y. — Do you wonder if you are using your woods to their full potential? Are you looking to diversify your farm operation? Or are you looking to derive value from your woods? If this is you then please join CCE Madison County and CCE Onondaga at Many Maples Farm in Georgetown as we identify profitable opportunities for your woodlot!
“Growing a Profitable Woodlot” will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, January 26th. Participants will learn how to take inventory of their existing resources, identify reliable sources of assistance, and create realistic goals for their woodlots. The day will include a woods walk where we will review basic silviculture principles and discuss how to understand what is going on in your wood lot. Registration for the event is $10 and include a pancake and sausage lunch. Attendees will leave the program feeling more comfortable about exploring different opportunities for revenue generation in their woods. This Saturday event will be hosted at Many Maples Farm (697 State Route 26, Georgetown, NY 13072) from 10:00 am to 2pm. Please be sure to dress weather appropriately and wear sturdy footwear.
Sign up for this event by registering at https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/growingaprofitablewoodlot_225 or by contacting Cornell Cooperative Extension of Madison County. Any other questions may be directed to Sarah Ficken at (315)684-3001 ext 108. Growing a Profitable Woodlot, organized by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Madison County welcomes everyone to enjoy a day of community engagement, fun, and learning!
Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities and provides equal program and employment opportunities. Accommodations for persons with special needs may be requested by contacting our office. For further assistance or information please call (315) 684-3001.
–Cornell Cooperative Extension
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