|Forestry conference March 14 in Brush|
|Written by Holyoke Enterprise|
The 2013 Eastern Colorado Community Forestry Conference is set for Thursday, March 14 from 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. in Brush at the Jaycee Building, 400 Ellsworth St.
Helping put on the conference are Colorado State Forest Service, CSU Extension, Colorado Tree Coalition and the City of Brush.
Morning sessions include “Native Trees and Tree Selection” by Rich Guggenheim and “How to Kill a Tree and Tree Care on the High Plains” by Norland Hall. The afternoon will continue with “Structural Pruning of Young Trees” by Guggenheim and “Tree Insect and Disease Threats on the Horizon” by Whitney Cranshaw.
Registration, which must be received by Friday, March 8, includes lunch, refreshments and prizes.
For questions about the conference or registration, call Karen Schminke or Tyler Purvis at 970-842-5001.
Holyoke Enterprise March 7, 2013