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Tree Farm Forestry Field Day

Join the Illinois Tree Farm Committee at the McCully Heritage Project to learn about Illinois Forestry.
Morning and Afternoon Activities:
• Shiitake mushroom production demonstration – Michelle Berg Vogel
• Tree Identification walks – Mary Grapperhaus, Illinois Tree Farm System
• Woodland plant management: Ginseng – Paul Deizman, State Forester, Illinois DNR
• Timber Stand Improvement / Timber Management – Jim Adams, MHP
• Forest Pests and Management – Chris Evans, Extension Forester, University of Illinois
• Portable Sawmill Demonstrations
• Bluebird house building and other activities for kids
• Educational displays and organizations
• Opportunities to meet with Conservation Professionals
• Self-guided tours of wetland, creek, longer walks along trails (maps provided)

Event is FREE to attend. Lunch will be available for purchase.
This is an outdoor event and will be held rain or shine. Dress for the weather.

For more information contact Michelle at the McCully Heritage Project
at or 618-653-4687
If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate, please contact the event coordinator as soon as possible.

October 2, 2021 9:00 AM – October 2, 2021 3:00 PM
McCully Heritage Project
592 Crawford Creek Rd
Kampsville, Illinois 62053
Admission is free

(618) 653-4687

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