Thousand Cankers Disease Webinar - This webinar on Thousand Cankers Disease is hosted by the US Forest Service. Thousand cankers disease (TCD) is a complex disease native to the western United States and primarily affects black walnut Juglans nigra. This disease is the result of the combined activity of a fungus (Geosmithia morbida) and the walnut twig beetle (Pityophthorus juglandis). This webinar provided for landowners, extension educators, and natural resource professionals, has been recorded and is available at Thousandcankers.com.
Resources and Assistance for Woodland Owners Webinar - Woodland owners in Indiana have access to many different sources of assistance, providing technical, operational, and economic support. This webinar reviews programs, personnel, and resources available to help Indiana landowners manage their forest resources. Presented by Lenny Farlee, Sustaining Hardwood Extension Specialist, and Liz Jackson, with the Hardwood Tree Improvement & Regneration Ctr. (HTIRC)/Indiana Forestry & Woodland Owners Assoc. (IFWOA) at Purdue University. If you have any questions, or are in need of any material, you may contact Lenny Farlee, Sustaining Hardwood Extension Specialist, at 765-494-2153 or Liz Jackson, with HTIRC/IFWOA, at 765-583-3501.
Marketing of Timber - Context and Procedures - This 45 minute webinar is presented by Dr. Bill Hoover, Department of Forestry and Natural Resources, Purdue University. This program expands upon economic backgrounds, components of hardwood markets and responding to timber or tree selling questions.