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Trenton Woodlot Conference

  • Batawa Community Centre 81 Plant Street Batawa, ON K0K 1E0 Canada (map)

Farms and Forest- Living on the Edge

29th Annual Trenton Woodlot Conference:
Hosted by Hastings Stewardship Council and partners

November 23, 2018, Batawa Community Centre, Batawa, ON

Keynote Speakers

Dr Rene Van Acker, Dean of Ontario Agricultural College – The State of Farming in Ontario

Susan Willis Chan, Ph.D. candidate: How Wooded Edges Make Farms Better

Hot Lunch

Afternoon Field Visit to the Goodrich Loomis Conservation Area – Topics include plantation management, the oak savanna and prairie, and the esker

Afternoon Indoor Session

Tom Richardson, Heidemann Mills: Pine Plantation Management

Programs for Rural Landowner:

Ontario Soil and Crop Improvement Association (OSCIA) Environmental Farm Plan and Canadian Agricultural Partnership

Bay of Quinte Remedial Action Plan- Land Stewardship Programs

Forest Ontario: Tree Planting Subsidies and Managed Forest Tax Incentive Program (MFTIP)


Exhibitors, Demonstrations and Displays

More details to follow.

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