The Woods and Wildlife Field Day this year will include topics focusing on current research and forest stewardship practices that will help landowners with forest management goals. There will also be a Nature Conservancy partnership update. This in-person field day presented by the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture is scheduled for October 21, 2021 at the Forest Resources AgResearch and Education Center. On-site registration begins at 7:00am (EDT). An introduction to the field day will begin at 8 a.m. The sessions will conclude by 12:30 p.m.
This year’s topics include:
- The Working Woodlands Program, a partnership with the Nature Conservancy, and the “New” Family Forest Carbon Program
- Gardens for Pollinator Health Study
- Honey Bee Study
- U.S. Forest Service Forest Inventory and Analysis Plot and UT Carbon Plot Measurement Comparison
NOTE: The event will also feature a roundtable field discussion of the center’s Carbon Plot Remeasurement Study.