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State Chapter Dues $5.00


President Bob Ball
Vice President David Boyt
Secretary Aaron Twombly
Treasurer Fred Crouse
Past President Dennis Evans

Calendar of Events

October 8, 2016: 10th Annual Chestnut Roast
Hosted by the University of Missouri Horticulture & Agroforestry Research Center. See the flyer here.

Sept 30 - Oct 1, 2016: Missouri chapter fall meeting
The fall field days are scheduled for September 30th and October 1st in Blue Springs and Pleasant Hill, MO. The meeting will cover several diverse topics to help you manage your forest resources. To RSVP email or call Aaron at 913-704-5210. See the full agenda and details here.

September 16, 2016: Hammons Products Black Walnut Field Day
Hosted by Hammons Products Company and the University of Missouri Center for Agroforestry, the event will focus on establishment, management and economic considerations for black walnut as an orchard crop and agroforestry practices that integrate black walnuts in Missouri and the Midwestern United States. See the flyer here. To register, please contact Caroline Todd at the Center for Agroforestry at 573-884-2874 or email

April 1-2, 2016: Missouri chapter spring meeting
Events take place in Montgomery County near New Florence and High Hill. Theme is White Oak Management, emphasizing the logging and barrel stave industry. Meet Friday afternoon at Dad’s Junction Café at Exit 175 to hear speakers discuss woodland management followed by the Chapter business meeting. Saturday morning, the group will caravan to Independent Stave Company (ISC) south of New Florence and then to a stand of white oak timber south of High Hill. Managers of ISC will explain white oak log qualities, values and the staves milled for barrels. A Missouri Department of Conservation Forester and a private Consulting Forester will highlight the woodland management plan that focuses on managing and harvesting white oak timber. There will be a demonstration of timber stand improvement procedures used on the farm. To RSVP email or call Aaron at 913-704-5210. See the full agenda and details.

Missouri Chapter newsletters

September 2016
May 2016
February 2016
November 2015
July 2015
March 2015
December 2014

Missouri Technical Articles

Tricks of the Trade: Applying Herbicides (March 2016)
Pruning Guide for Walnut and Other Valuable Hardwoods
Landowner liability
Missouri Chapter Fact Sheet
To Prune or Not to Prune

Annual Meeting

June 11-14, 2017
Lafayette, Indiana
Chairs: Manfred Mielke and Lenny Farlee

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