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May 3, 2018

You have your seedlings planted. Now What? 10 Most Important Goals for Year One

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March 19, 2018

10 Things Landowners Should Know Before Thinning Their Pine Plantation

Billy Rye, President Forest Management Specialists, Inc 10 Things Landowners Should Know Before Thinning Their Pine Plantation According to the Alabama Cooperative Extension Service, thinning harvests are […]
March 19, 2018

TREASURE FOREST ANNUAL MEETING EDUCATES, HONORS ALABAMA LANDOWNERS

Rural roots and forest stewardship were celebrated during the Alabama TREASURE Forest Association’s (ATFA) annual meeting in Florence Oct. 26-28. At the conference, the ATFA added […]
March 19, 2018

RICK OATES NAMED ALABAMA STATE FORESTER

RICK OATES NAMED ALABAMA STATE FORESTER April 03, 2017 By Debra Davis Members of the Alabama Forestry Commission (AFC) today named Rick Oates as Alabama’s state […]
March 19, 2018

Pike County – Dickert family receives TREASURE Forest honor

The Pike County Chapter of the Alabama Treasure Forest Association hosted its 2017 Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon Thursday at the Fellowship Hall of First Baptist […]
March 19, 2018

Effects of Drought Continue to Plague Trees across State

Contact Dana Stone (334) 240-9363 or Mark Miller (334) 240-9320 Trees are dying. The question is, why? Although the rainfall during December and January relieved much […]
March 19, 2018

February Newsletter

Alabama’s new purple paint law, drought effects on the timber industry, the southern pine beetle, and more in the newest edition of the ATFA’s Newsletter.  Click […]
March 16, 2018

Recognition of Clay County Forestry Commission Employees

                      Picture (l to r): Josh Benefield, Alabama Forestry Commission, W. N. McCollum, President of the […]
March 16, 2018

NRCS FERAL SWINE MANAGEMENT FUNDING AVAILABLE

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) recently announced that eligible landowners interested in Alabama’s Wild Pig Damage Management Program should apply for […]