Alternative Forest Management - Liberty
Low prices and shortages in the logging workforce have made pine management less profitable over the past several years. This lecture will focus on different management strategies landowners can adopt to help offset challenging economic conditions. Topics covered will include: planting strategies, natural regeneration, and managing for specialty products.
What’s New in Herbicides for Pine Management?
An overview of the latest herbicide research from Dr. Brady Self and other MSU researchers.
Mixed-Species Stand Management:
Changing market conditions have negatively impacted the traditional model of pine management. Mixed-species management is an alternative management strategies that offers several economic benefits to forest landowners. This talk is designed to introduce landowners to this old/new management paradigm.
Ethel Vance Natural Area, Liberty, MS