RiverCOG, 145 Dennison Road, Essex, CT 06426

Telephone: (860) 581-8554      info@rivercog.org

Farms in the
Lower Connecticut
River Valley

Important Notices and Events

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Important Notices

Money Grows on Trees: Managing Your Woodland for Profit & Conservation
Thursday, May 3, 2018, 7p to 9p. Middlesex County Extension Center, 1066 Saybrook Road, Haddam

80% of Connecticut is forested with over 60% held in private ownership. Learn how to utilize your woodland to help diversify farm and household income on a sustainable basis. Speakers will focus on understanding your forest resource, tools and tips for selling timber and other forest products, and grant and cost-share opportunities for forest landowners.
Guest speakers: Sherwood Raymond Service Forester, CT DEEP Forestry Division; Thomas Worthley Associate Extension Professor, UConn; Joyce Purcell Assistant State Conservationist, USDA NRCS; Margot Burns Environmental Planner, RiverCOG