19th Annual Rural Landowner Workshop
Cornell University Cooperative Extension is sponsoring the 19th Annual Rural Landowner Workshop on Saturday, March 5, 2011 from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Registration begins at 8:00 AM and classes start at 9:00 AM. There will be three concurrent sessions with approximately four classes per session and you must choose one class per session.
The Rural Landowner Workshop is a regional program involving several agencies that provide educational information and outreach to landowners. Presenters are brought in from both private and public sectors to provide participants with up-to-date information. Some of this year’s topic highlights are:
- Managing Woods for a Diversity of Wildlife,
- Tasty Sweet Treats from the Woods,
- Landowner Liability Under Current NYS Law,
- Sawtimber and Wildlife Management,
- Firewood from Private Woodlots,
- The Safe Use of ATV’s in Woodlots,
- Animals at the Top of the Food Chain,
- Safe Use of Chainsaws
8:00 AM - Registration
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM - Welcome, Opening, The Role of Woodlands in Sustaining New York's Wildlife
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM - Concurrent Session I (Pick One)
12:50 PM - 1:50 PM - Concurrent Session II (Pick One)
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM - Concurrent Session III (Pick One)
Confirmation of registration will not be sent. Limited to the first 300 people. NO REFUNDS - NO WALK-INS PLEASE.
Registration Deadline: Friday February 18th 2011. Download the Registration/info form
Cost is $30.00 per person, this includes lunch, a copy of the seminar proceedings, and all handout materials.
The program will be held at Pioneer Central School located on County Line Road in Yorkshire, NY. There is a cost for this program and pre-registration is required. The deadline has been extended. For more information or to register contact Cornell University Cooperative Extension at 585-268-7644 ext. 18