NOT a surprise for the December Issue; the feature article is Christmas trees of Mississippi by John Kushla!

Other articles include:

  • Mississippi forest biomass best management practices guidelines by Randy Rousseau
  • Reintroducing mixed-stand management to Mississippi by John Willis
  • Mississippi timber price report by James Henderson
  • Delta hardwood notes: Ips beetles in the Delta by Brady Self

Click on this LINK to read the PDF.

THE OVERSTORY 2nd Quarter 2016

Catch the adventure of the 2016 TCW! Learn what you need to know about the soils in your own backyard and how important they are to the health of your trees. Read the latest installment of Delta Hardwoods, and check out the upcoming events from Forestry Extension. Click on this LINK to have a look!

The Overstory 1st Quarter 2016

Money in Pine Straw??  What’s new on the Southern Pine Bark Beetle? More bottomland hardwood management questions & answers. Timber Price Report, and upcoming events. Have a look – click on  this LINK


“The Overstory” Forestry Extension Newsletter, 4th Quarter 2015

Articles you will find in this quarter’s newsletter cover subjects about the survival or extinction of the American chestnut tree, best management practices for water diversion structures, the second part of problems with managing hardwood plantations — and yes, the answer to the “Mystery of the Yellow Bush”. Click the post and then the live LINK to read them all.