2016 FORESTRY FORUM
Presented with Ag Expo
Friday, January 15, 2016
8 a.m.-12 p.m.
West Monroe Convention Center
901 Ridge Ave.
West Monroe, LA 71291
REGISTRATION 8:00 – 8:30 a.m.
Program begins at 8:30 a.m.
8:25am Welcome – Luke Stamper, Extension Associate, LSU AgCenter, Catahoula Parish
8:30am 2016 Forestry Market Outlook – Dr. Shaun Tanger, Agriculture Economics, LSU AgCenter
9:00am Benefits of a Consulting Forester – Steve Templin, Consulting Forester, Templin Forestry LLC
9:30am Tax Saving Topics for Timberland Owners – Paul D. Spillers, Board Certified Tax Attorney
10:25am Drax Biomass – Russell L. Hatcher, Certified Forester, Fiber Procurement Manager, Morehouse Bioenergy, LLC
10:55am UAV’s for Forest Applications – Wesley Palmer, GIS Program Coordinator, School of Forestry, Louisiana Tech University
11:30am Buck Vandersteen, Director of Louisiana Forestry Association
11:45am Recreational Enterprise Potential on your Land - Daryl Jones, Natural Resource Enterprises Program Coordinator, MSU Extension Service & Dora Ann Hatch, Agritourism Coordinator, LSU AgCenter
The Northeast Forestry Forum qualifies for 4 CLE credit hours for the Louisiana Logging Council.
The Northeast Forestry Forum qualifies for CFE contact hours for the Society of American Foresters.
For Registration Details Please Call:
Catahoula Parish Extension Office at 318-744-5442 or
Luke Stamper at 318-805-8819 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org