Newsletter: The Overstory, Volume 8 Issue 1

In this Issue:

Arbor Day and Planting the Right Tree by John Kushla
Initial Steps in Managing Hardwood Plantations Under CRP by Randy Rousseau
4th Quarter 2018 Mississippi Timber Price Report by Marc Measells
Delta Hardwood Notes: What is a high grade? by Brady Self

As always, we hope you find this issue interesting and informative! … Continue reading

SHORT COURSE: Forest Regeneration: Keeping Your Profits Growing, Pittsboro, MS, 9/18/18

Do you know how management differs between artificial versus natural regeneration?  Have you wondered how forests can be a renewable resource?  If you would like to learn more about sustainable forestry and forest regeneration, come to our upcoming course! Download the flyer at this LINK for details and registration information. … Continue reading

SHORT COURSE: Alternative Sources of Forest Income; Kosciusko, MS, 07/12/18

If you are interested in looking for ways to collect additional revenue from your forested land, then this Short Course is for you. You will learn about sources from  pine straw production, to firewood/specialty woods/craft markets, and recreational leases for hunting & fishing . Check out the brochure at this LINK for the details and registration form. … Continue reading

NEW MEDIA: Short Videos; “Trees in Three”

MSU Forestry Extension is beginning a series of three-minute videos designed to be both quick and informative. We are initially beginning them on articles in our newsletter “The Overstory” with links from there. You may also find links from here as well as Forestry Extension Facebook page, youtube, and MSU Extension videos under Forestry. Here are the first two – … Continue reading