The Annual Landowner Weekend Retreats:
- are hosted by the Virginia Department of Forestry and Virginia Cooperative Extension
- are geared towards landowners who are new to forest management
- provide information on both hardwood and pine forest management
- offer chances for interaction with natural resource professionals from various agencies in Virginia, as well as with other landowners
- provide information on estate planning, management planning and certification
- provide hands-on experience with tree identification, forestry equipment, and more...
Here's what 2017 participants said about the experience:
- "Fantastic program - great folks - relevant topics, well presented by knowledgeable and experienced people. If you can find an improvement, good luck."
- "The session was extremely valuable and enlightening. Changed my perspective on forestry management and pine planting."
- "It was great information. Excellent speakers and opportunity to learn more about managing forests and wildlife."
Dates: March 16-18, 2018
Location: Holiday Lake 4-H Educational Center, Appomattox
- Individual, No Lodging, $50
- Couple, No Lodging, $90
- Individual, Sat. Lodging, $75
- Couple Sat. Lodging, $140
- Individual, Fri. & Sat. Lodging, $100
- Couple, Fri. & Sat. Lodging, $190
Registration includes all meals
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