2017 Area Forestry Conference

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The 2017 Franklin County Area Forestry Conference will take place on Wednesday, November 1, 2017. Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m., at the Franklin County Extension Center Annex, 103 S. Bickett Blvd., Louisburg. Registration fee: $10. Refreshments and lunch will be provided.

Topics to be covered include

  • Cost-share Programs for Forest Owners 
  • Forestland and Ag Land Present Use Valuation:  A Year of Re-valuation
  • Timber Income Tax Update
  • Market Update & Timber Prices 
  • Benefits of the NC Tree Farm Program

Following the program will be an afternoon forestry tour with Franklin County Forester, Brian Champion.

You may register to attend by calling the office at 919-496-3344 or by emailing Agricultural Extension Agent, Martha Mobley, Franklin County, martha_mobley@ncsu.edu before October 30th.

Accommodation requests related to a disability should be made by Oct. 26, 2017 to Martha Mobley at 919-496-3344, martha_mobley@ncsu.edu

Area Forestry conference 2017 news release