A workshop for private non-industrial forest landowners, loggers, and foresters. It will be held at the Lafayette County Extension Office at 101 Veterans Drive, Oxford, MS, beginning at 8:30 AM and concluding at 2:00 PM. See the brochure and registration slip to get further details and sign up.
Not much time left – but if you are interested in becoming a certified tree farmer, or just want to learn how to manage your woodland to make it a more productive part of your overall land use, take a look at the brochure for this workshop.
The workshop “Forest Management for Wildlife” to be held on May 7th in Batesville will answer some of your questions about habitat improvement, harvesting timber while protecting the land, feral hog control techniques, and more. Check the brochure for details.
The Workshop “Are My Pines Ready to Thin Yet?” will be held in Coffeeville at the Yalobusha County Extension Office on April 24th. Check the brochure for more information.
The Managing Oil & Gas Development in Mississippi program will be held in Natachez, MS MS March 27-28, 2014 at the Natchez Grand Hotel. See the brochure for program details, as well as registration cost, and hotel room rates.
DATE CHANGE: The workshop “Are My Pines Ready to Thin” is scheduled to be held April 22th instead of the 24th at the Alcorn County Extension Office in Corinth, MS. The time is 8:30 A.M.- 2:30 P.M. Check out the brochure for more details on this popular program. (The brochure has been corrected)
Logsite Emergency Management is a Continuing Education workshop presented by Southern Safety Solutions. The Date is Saturday March 29th. The location is John Starr Memorial Forest – registration is at Dorman Lake Cabin 8:00 A.M. See the brochure for further information, or visit the PLM website at http://www.loggered.msstate.edu/.
Two workshops on Managing Energy Development will be held on February 17th and 18th in Summit, MS, and Woodville, MS respectively. Mississippi landowners will find this workshop helpful in making decisions about how to manage their woodlands to their best advantage. More detailed information can be found in the brochure at http://www.cfr.msstate.edu/forestry_extension/pdf/energy_workshop.pdf
Be sure to check out the new interactive/online “Lunch & Learn” series: Steps Toward Woodland Certification. Time for all three sessions is 12:00 – 1:00 P.M. More detailed information is included in the brochure at: http://www.cfr.msstate.edu/forestry_extension/pdf/LLseries.pdf
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WORKSHOP: TIMBER TAX TIPS
Date: February 18, 2014 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Location: Ezra Garner Memorial Market Building, 26 Airport Road, Prentiss, MS
Registration: Call the Jeff Davis County Extension Office at
(601) 792-5121 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
IF YOU PLAN TO ATTEND, PLEASE R.S.V.P. BY FEBRUARY 17TH
The program will review federal income tax reporting tips to assist forest landowners and their advisors in filing their 2013 income tax returns.
Topics to be covered:
- Timber Basis and Timber Depletion Deductions
- Timber Sales
- Timber Management Expenses
- Reforestation Costs
- Cost-share Payments on Form 1099-G
- Timber Casualty and Theft Losses
Instructors: Dr. James Henderson, Dr. Jason Gordon, MSU Forestry Extension