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Kemptville Winter Woodlot Conference – "Back to Basics"
Friday, February 22, 2019

Join us for the 32nd Kemptville Woodlot Conference as we get Back to Basics!   This year’s keynote speaker is Dr. Christian Messier, Professor of Forest Ecology and Urban Forestry & Scientific Director at ISFORT at the University of Quebec. Dr. Messier will address "How to Increase the Resiliency of your Woodlot in the Face of Climate Change AND Close Encounters of the Third Kind!".

Program Highlights include:
  • Call of the Wild: Wildlife in your Woodlot - Kerry Coleman, Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters
  • A Walk on the Sweet Side: Small-scale Maple Production - Scott Muldoon, Maple Producer
  • Wood Burning: Techniques & Tips for Hearth and Health - John Gulland, Wood Heat Organization
  • Fighting the Good Fight: Buckthorn and Other Invasives in your Woodlot - Cheyene Brunet, South Nation Conservation & Rob Ross, LImerick Forest
Additional features include:

"Ask an Expert" Booth
Chainsaw raffle
Forestry Exhibits & Displays

REGISTER TODAY!  Registration in advance is required by February 19, 2019.   The registration fee is $35 and includes refreshments and lunch.   You can register and online and pay by Visa, MasterCard or PayPal at the EOMF website or by calling 613-713-1525.  
Registration, coffee & exhibits open at 8:00, speakers begin at 9:00.  
Location:  North Grenville Municipal Complex, 285 County Rd 44, Kemptville, ON (next to the Ferguson Forest Centre).  Time: 08:00 am to 4:00 pm.    
We would like to acknowledge the financial support received for this event from our sponsors: 

Bluesource Canada, 
City of Ottawa
EcoGen Energy Inc.
Ferguson Forest Centre
Fisher Tree Services
Forests Ontario
FP Innovations
Lavern Heideman & Sons
Leeds & Grenville Stewardship
Lower Ottawa Valley Chapter of the OWA
Rideau Valley Conservation Authority
South Nation Conservation
Stormont Dundas & Glengarry Chapter of the OWA
United Counties of Leeds & Grenville

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