Skip to main content

Logo for N.C. Cooperative Extension N.C. Cooperative Extension Homepage

This event has already ended.
2348 State Rd 1770, Zebulon, NC 27597, USA 2348 State Rd 1770, Zebulon, NC 27597, USA Martin County Center 2 months ago
March
SMTWHFS
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
2425schedule27282930
31
Mar 26 Tue

Also Coming Up

1175 Kingsboro Rd Rocky Mount, NC 27801 1175 Kingsboro Rd Rocky Mount, NC 27801 Martin County Center 2 days away
Description: Alternative Income Streams for Forest Landowners
May 21, 2019
9:00am - 3:30pm
East Carolina Agricultural & Education Center
Rocky Mount, NC

To Register:https://reporter.ncsu.edu/link/courseview?courseID=CNR-DFER-AIS&deptName=CNR

Workshop Fee: $20 (without CFE), $100 (with CFE)


Registration Deadline: May 14, 2019
Questions? Rajan Parajuli rparaju@ncsu.edu


About 60% of the total forestland in North Carolina is owned by non-industrial private forest landowners. While the forest sector is an economic engine in most of the rural regions, timber production is not the primary reason for owning forestland for the majority of family forest landowners. Forests offer several alternative income opportunities for landowners, which are often compatible with their primary objectives of owning forestland, and some of them can be achieved without or with little additional efforts. This workshop educates natural resource professionals and landowners about forest-based alternative income streams available to their region.


Who should attend: professional foresters, resource professionals, Extension agents, and landowners

Program Agenda (Subject to change)
9:00 AM        Introduction and registration (light breakfast)
9:30—10:00 AM    Carbon markets
10:00—10:30 AM    Hunting leases
10:30—10:45 AM    BREAK
10:45—11:15 AM    Wetland mitigation banking
11:15—11:45 AM    Conservation easements
11:45—12:30 PM    Lunch (provided)
12:30—1:00 PM    Emerging forest products markets
1:00—1:15 PM    Forest management plan as the first step
1:30—3:30 PM    Field tour (land under a conservation easement)
3:30 PM    Adjourn
May 21 Tue
1 week away
Description:
May 27 Mon
N.C. Cooperative Extension | Wake County, E 2914, 4001 Carya Dr, Raleigh, NC 27610, USA N.C. Cooperative Extension | Wake County, E 2914, 4001 Carya Dr, Raleigh, NC 27610, USA Martin County Center 1 month away
Description:
Jun 22 Sat
1 month away
Description:
Jul 4 Thu
3 months away
Description:
Sep 2 Mon