forestry

2110, 2017

East Mississippi-West Alabama Natural Resources Workshop

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Free workshop will cover:
Conservation planning on your farm
Forestry management practices
Transferring property and wealth
Food safety
Soil & Water Conservation Commissions
Farmer panel discussion

 

To register contact: John H. Jones 662-871- 0422, Delmer Stamps 601-940- 3340, Andrew Williams 334-216- 1344, -334- 627-3276- or James Ford 615-483- 6825, or Meridian NRCS 601-483- 4100 by October 16, 2017

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This event is not hosted […]

2209, 2017

Training on Sustainable Agroforestry Practices

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Agroforestry is a sustainable land-use system that involves the intentional integration and management of trees, crops, and/or livestock in a single management unit.  This system offers more
economical, environmental, and social benefits compared to the sole operation of its components.

Workshop topics/activities include:
• Agroforestry and silvopasture
• Tree management in agroforestry systems
• Agroforestry application in Alabama
• Alley cropping […]

2005, 2017

This Land of Mine–Guide to Resource Planning, East Alabama District

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The natural resources and wildlife development planning meeting includes conversations on topics such as forestry, grazing, food safety and FSMA production, wildlife, USDA programs, forestry conservation tours, and estate planning. The event is hosted by the Tuskegee University Cooperative Extension Program and Development of Agriculture and Environmental Services in collaboration with the Alabama Cooperative Extension […]

3009, 2016

Training on Sustainable Agroforestry Practices

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Agroforestry is a sustainable land-use system that involves the intentional integration and management of trees, crops, and/or livestock in a single management unit.

The objective of this program is to educate forest landowners, farmers, and agricultural professionals, and eventually make them able to implement sustainable agroforestry practices to efficiently utilize their resources in order to benefit […]

1009, 2016

Silvopasture and Goat-Herd Management Field Day

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Silvopasture is a sustainable agroforestry system that involves an intentional integration and management of trees, forages, and livestock in a single management unit.

The objective of this program is to educate forest landowners, farmers, and agricultural professionals, and eventually make them able to implement sustainable silvopasture practices to efficiently utilize their resources in order to benefit current as […]