SAVE THE DATE:  SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2019
 

WHAT:  NE WFFA FIELD DAY.  A Fantastic opportunity to see family forest stewardship at it's best and learn from fellow stewards.

WHERE: 2793 Addy-Cedonia Road, Addy, Washington. Our hosts are Jack and Joyce Ritchie

WHEN: TIME: 9 am to 3-ish? You know how these things go...

SOCIAL HOUR begins at 0800 (please, not before)
NE chapter will provide coffee, pastries and cold beverages

TOUR BEGINS AT 0900

WHO: All WFFA members in the NE, NC and Spokane chapters are invited.  Please bring a friend or neighbor!  Bring a sack lunch and wear appropriate footwear for a forestry tour!

A multi-generational family ownership, with decades of family history on the land, examples of innovative forest management practices to consider on your own property.   

THINGS YOU MIGHT SEE: (still working out the tour details)

    Pre-commercial thinning (and how to pay for it?)
    Family history of a local homestead
    Firewood operations (is it better income than sawlogs in the current market?)
    A forest of exotics
    View a "Before and After" of a recently logged area...a good chance to compare and contrast
    A DRONE demonstration- We all want one, right?  Learn the uses, cost and what to consider when thinking of buying a new technology. (courtesy of Berrigan Forestry).
    And so much more!

Invite friends and family to join you for this special tour!  All are welcome! 

For planning purposes, please send an RSVP [email protected].

Questions? [email protected]

Hope to see you all out there on the tour!  Remember, Saturday, September 14th, 2019!

NE WFFA leadership

Contact the Chapter President at [email protected] for further information.

 

Chapter Officers
President Randy Burke
Vice President Vacant
Secretary Vacant
Treasurer Clarence ("Skip") Mitcham
Director Ralph Cornwall
Director Al Grove
Director Sheldon Magnuson
Director Bob Bushnell
Past President Andy Phillipson