Extension News

Register Now for the Iowa Woodland Owners Conference

8/15/2007

AMES, Iowa -- The Iowa Woodland Owners Association (IWOA) Annual Fall Conference will be Sept. 18, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Wickiup Hill Linn County Conservation Learning Center located between Palo and Cedar Rapids. Several topics will be discussed including:

  • invasive plants
  • oak tatters
  • emerald ash borer
  • forest and prairie management and
  • woodland burning basics

The registration fee includes morning refreshments, lunch and a chance for some door prizes. To pre-register, mail your $15 fee (check payable to IWOA) by Sept. 9, to Harlan Stientjes, 6000 Honey Grove Rd., Ely, Iowa, 52227. Registration at the door is $20.

For more information, go to the IWOA website: http://www.iowawoodlandowners.org or contact Forestry Extension at (515) 294-1168 or e-mail randallj@iastate.edu

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Contacts :
Jesse A. Randall, Forestry, (515) 294-1168, randallj@iastate.edu

Jean McGuire, Extension Communications and Marketing, (515) 294-7033, jmcguire@iastate.edu