Commercial Maple Syrup Production Public Forum
October 20- Whitecap Mountain Resort
11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
$5 Registration includes lunch. Register at https://iron.uwex.edu/community-development/maple/.
10:30-11:00 am Registration, refreshments & mingling
11-noon Panelist presentations
Noon-12:45 pm Build your own sandwich lunch & networking
12:45-2:00 pm Questions for panelists & small group discussions
Joe Polak of Maple Hollow, commercial maple syrup producer & equipment distributor
Jeremy Solin of Tapped Maple Syrup, featuring small batch, infused & barrel-aged maple syrup
Margaret Bau of the USDA Rural Development, specializing in cooperative development
Forum is hosted by Amy Nosal, Community Educator, and Darrin Kimbler, Horticulture Educator, in partnership with Iron County Development Zone.
TREE PRUNING WORKSHOP
April 7 - Ironwood, MI
10 a.m. to noon
Gogebic Community College - Solin Center B21
Get the most out of your yard and fruit trees! Join us for this free workshop to learn the basics of tree pruning. Horticulturist Darrin Kimbler of the U-W Extension will demonstrate the art and science behind pruning, followed by hands-on practice on real trees! Portions of this workshop will be outside, please dress appropriately. If you have pruning tools, please bring them along.
Brought to you by the Gogebic Conservation District, the Range Master Gardener Volunteers, and the Iron County U-W Extension.
Please RSVP to Conservation District Forester, Winona Grieshop at:
906-667-1100 ext. 632 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Volunteers Sought for Habitat Planting Day
Promoting Young Forests for Birds and Other Wildlife