IWOA Forest Field Day April 24, 2018 Harper's Ferry
9:30 to 10:00 am Registration---Coffee and Doughnuts provided
10:00 am to 10:10 am Welcome by--- Paul Millice, Jesse Randall, Dave Asche, and host Lowell Engel
History of the Property ---- Lowell Engle
Before lunch 2 Sessions
10:10 am to 11:00 am Site visit 1992 Walnut planting and care ---- Dave Asche
11:00 am to 12:00 am First Planting 1972 and talk timber sale ---- Lowell Engle and Dave Asch
12:00 am to 1 pm
Lunch & IWOA Woodland Owner of the Year Award
CWD update----Jim Jansen Iowa DNR
Please note: Bring a sack lunch and IWOA will provide the drinks
1 Session after Lunch
1 pm to 1:10pm Travel to West side of Farm
1:10 pm to 2:10 Visit CRP Plantings; Direct Seeding, Seedling Plantings ; and Talk Tree
Tube challenges ---- Lowell Engle
2:10 pm to 3:00 Tree Protection, Weed Control, Coppice---Jessie Randall
Paul Millice, IWOA
Dave Asche, Iowa DNR
Jim Jansen Iowa DNR
Jesse Randall, ISU Extension Forestry
Lowell Engle Host
Address: 2290 Basswood Drive Harpers Ferry please note: the entrance drive is narrow and we will have to park on one side only.
Directions from Harpers Ferry: (on the west edge of Harpers Ferry) Follow the IWOA Signs
This is a free event. There are no advanced Registration Requirements, we ask everyone to bring a sack lunch. If you prefer the property is on the west edge of Harpers Ferry and you can easily run into town to one of the two restaurants for lunch.
Forestry Field Days sponsored by ISU Forestry Extension
Find details at the Iowa State Forestry Extension website listed under IWOA information links.
More information will be shared via the IWOA website and Listserv as the details become available.