Woods Walk at the Hobbs Farm in Nichols, NYJoin the Southern Finger Lakes Chapter of the NY Forest Owners Association for a walk in the woods of the Hobbs Family on Saturday, June 2ndfrom 9:30 to Noon. 2320 Stanton Hill Road; Nichols, NY 13812. Some of the things that we’ll see and discuss at their farm is the utilization of their own timber with a Baker sawmill for Ben’s…See More
Fall Woods Walk on September 30th in NewfieldJoin the Southern Finger Lakes Chapter of the NY Forest Owners Association (http://www.nyfoa.org) on Saturday, September 30th from 9:30 to noon for an enjoyable walk in the woods of Jayne Port and Lew Ward; 246…See More
How many acres of woodland do you own or annually manage?
Please describe, with two or three sentences, why you are interested in woodlot ecology and management. Your answer helps us ensure that only those people truly interested in woodlots are added as members.
Sustainable management of forest with consideration of diversity of species and species functions along with utilization of all species. Conservation and management of resilient natural systems. I feel education of the public and landowners is very important and am involved with NYFOA as a board member and local chapter steering committee and also volunteer as an MFO
I have 20-30 ailanthus trees on my property in the 4-6 inch diameter range. What specific herbicide and concentration should I use for slash and squirt? Can you recommend a place where it can be purchased in small quantities? Thanks. Continue
One of my first "real" jobs in forestry in the mid-1990's was in southern New England. Although I had seen some stone walls here and there growing up in NY, I had never seen stone walls like those of coastal New England. I remember one property on…Continue
Welcome to New Forest Farmhttps://newforestfarm.usNew Forest Farm is a diverse Restoration Agriculture research site in the Driftless Area of Southwestern Wisconsin.Founded and stewarded by the Shepard family…Continue