Weekly sap flow survey reminder

Please fill out the sap flow survey by noon tomorrow (Tuesday) if you wish to contribute to the weekly report. You can also text, call, or email me with updates at:

Mobile: 519 835 5872

Email: jenny.liu2@ontario.ca

Upcoming webinars…

Conserving and Managing Hemlocks- In the Path of Hemlock Woolly Adelgid

This presentation will be recorded and sent out to all who register.

Mar 8, 2023 01:00 PM EST

Hemlock woolly adelgid (HWA) is an invasive insect that is killing hemlock trees and threatening the health of our forests. HWA has been confirmed present in Oswego County and is believed to be spreading along the Eastern Lake Ontario Shoreline due to the warmer conditions along the water. HWA will have a big impact on our forests- as hemlock trees are a foundation species and provide many ecological benefits for people and nature. The good news is that there are conservation and management strategies you can implement to protect hemlock trees from HWA on your property or managed lands.

Join SLELO PRISM and the NYS Hemlock Initiative on March 8th from 1-2 PM for an informative webinar that will discuss short-term and long-term HWA control options, hemlock conservation strategies, and approaches to secure funding for hemlock conservation that has worked in other parts of the state at a watershed scale; regional and state-wide volunteer opportunities to help slow the spread of this threat to our forests will also be shared. 

Out of the Woods: Enriching Your Maple Business

A Free Webinar Series by Future Generations University

This monthly webinar series covers a broad array of topics of interest to the maple syrup producer: from tree science and woodlot management to marketing and taxes. Featuring industry experts and producers, each session will have a presentation or two followed by Q&A. Stay tuned as the schedule rolls out.

Upcoming dates:

Mar 16, 2023 07:00 PM
Apr 20, 2023 07:00 PM

Past webinars can all be found on their Youtube channel here, and include:

  • Standards and Grading
  • Record-keeping for Production & Business
  • Sanitation Session
  • Climate Change Impacts and Risks to Southern Maple Production
  • Finding New Markets
  • Business & Finances
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