Forest Pest First Detector – 2016 Workshops

Workshop registration is $50 and workshops are from 8 AM – 3 PM, including lunch. Participants must preregister and the registration fee is due during the online registration process. Wednesday, February 17, 2016, Marine on St Croix: William O’Brien State Park Visitor Center 16821 O’Brien Trail North Marine on St. Croix, MN 55047 Register here. We’re using a new registration system […]

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Intergenerational Land Transfer

Upcoming Workshops Passing your woodland or cabin to the next generation: Intergenerational Land Transfer Family Workshop You have a vision for your woodland or cabin properties. It may be as simple as keeping the woodland or cabin in the family or as complex as maintaining a working woodland for future generations. After working with more than 200 families we have […]

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Announcing: Using Perennial Plantings to Improve Water Quality Workshop

We are excited to announce two major workshops in Summer 2014 to understand the how perennial plantings/systems can improve water quality. Save the dates! Fairmont, MN: June 24, 2014 Glenwood, MN: July 16, 2014 Download a flyer and the agenda or register here. Each day-long workshop will include presentations by local professionals, University Minnesota Extension Faculty and University of Minnesota […]

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March 9, 2013: Up North Woodlands Workshop

The Up North Woodland Workshop was held on March 9, 2013.   About 100 registered participants made it through challenging road conditions to Itasca Community College in Grand Rapids for a full day of presentations, questions and answers, and discussion about Minnesota family woodlands. Thirteen others attended either from home or the Cloquet or Mankato broadcast sites. The event was planned for […]

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Natural Resource Enterprise Workshop

A workshop for people interested in income opportunities from the northwoods. 9:00 am – 3:00 pm 15 September 2011 (PDF Flyer) North Central Research and Outreach Center, 1861 East Highway 169, Grand Rapids, MN COST: $15 Includes workshop, lunch, and take-home resources Don’t forget: Goods From the Woods will be held September 17, also in Grand Rapids Presenters* Don Hermes, […]

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Natural Resource Enterprise Workshop

7 August 2010 Green Pastures Dairy, 2351 Bromfield Road, Carlton, MN (Carlton County) Keep the family farm or forest Create additional income Strengthen connections to the land COST: $25 Includes workshop, lunch, tour, and take-home resources Directions: From the North on I-35: Exit 235 (Carlton / Cromwell), Turn LEFT under I35, first RIGHT onto Co.61. Go 6 miles until blue […]

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October 2009 Woody Biomass Forage Harvester Demo

Update October 19: This event has been rescheduled from October 21 to October 28, 2009.  The text below reflects the change. The University of Minnesota Southern Research and Outreach Center (SROC) will be hosting a New Holland FR9000 Forage Harvester with an 130FB Short Rotation Coppice (SRC) Woody Crop Header on Wednesday, October 28, 2009, from 12:00pm to 3:00pm.  When […]

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