Survey results have been compiled and analyzed. Your two favorite dates for
the Forestry Training Workshop are June 6th and July 16th. Those dates work
well for me. If I need to add a third date, it will be July 25th.

The forestry events I will be covering that day will include: the Hand
Compass Practicum, Land Measurement, Cord Volume, Board Foot Volume, Timber
Stand Improvement, and Forest Management. I will just touch on
Reforestation (how to prepare for the test).

I plan to show you exactly how I set up the events, go over the rules, try
to clarify any questions you may have about the rules, go over the
equipment you need to compete in ALL events with information on where you
can purchase these items and their approximate cost, and finally, I will
have a truncated forestry field day contest for you to participate in
(covering just the events mentioned above) with the winner receiving a
prize. One PLU will be awarded at the end of the day.

If there is anything specific you want me to cover, send a note and I will
put it in the presentation.

You may register at the CTAERN website, As of this
moment, the workshop for June 6th has been approved and should be posted
soon. The one for July 16th will be up soon. Keep checking with the
website. I will let you know as soon as I know it is posted.

*Danny Bartlett
Forestry Area Teacher
South Region Agricultural Education*
*ABAC 34 - 2802 Moore Highway*
*Tifton, GA  31793*
*229/386-3198 (ofc)*