Forestry association meeting set

The Elk Valley Forestry Association (EVFA) will hold a general meeting on Thursday, Jan. 17, beginning with registration at 5:30 p.m., followed by a meal at 6 p.m. and a program at 7 p.m.

The meeting will be held at the Gleghorn Center, 77 Clark Avenue, Fayetteville, just north of the Lincoln County Fairgrounds.

The program will include the election of two board members and a presentation on the American Chestnut restoration project and its current status, by Stacy Clark, research forester with the U.S. Forest Service.

If you are planning to attend, please call the Lincoln County Agricultural Extension Service at (931) 433-1582.

EVFA promotes excellence in forestry in Bedford, Lincoln, Marshall and Moore counties. The organization’s activities are provided by support of EVFA members, Tennessee Division of Forestry, Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency, Natural Resource Conservation Service, and the University of Tennessee Extension Service.

Posted on Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 3:30 pm