Wood Producers Council Meeting

11 Dec
When:
February 7, 2019 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
2019-02-07T17:00:00-05:00
2019-02-07T21:00:00-05:00
Where:
Bluebonnet Restaurant
324 King Street
Northampton
MA
Cost:
$35 for MFA members, $45 for non-members
Contact:
Gregory Cox
413 339-5526

The Massachusetts Wood Producers Council will hold its winter meeting at the Bluebonnet Restaurant in Northampton on Thursday, February 7th, from 5 to 9 pm.

The evening will begin at 5 pm with registration and social hour, followed by the Bluebonnet’s famous buffet dinner at 6. The meeting will begin at 7 pm.

We’ve lined up a great set of speakers:
– Dr. Jonathan Parrott, Mass DOER, on APS regulations and the impact on the industry
– Felicia Hubacz, Mass DCR, on forest health and invasives
– William Hill, Mass DCR, on forestry on state lands
– Jennifer Fish, Mass DCR, on DCR’s efforts on municipal and private lands
– Charlie Niebling, New England Wood Pellet, on the pellet market
– Jeff Hutchins, on Cross-Laminated Timber and its future markets in Mass
– Jamie Dammann, Pinetree Power, on biomass markets
– Grant Richards, Cook Forest Products (new Wood Producers Council chair) on future plans for the Council

We’ll also have a legislative update and will discuss a new award.

Continuing education credits will be available as follows:
2.5 Massachusetts Timber Harvester Credits
2.5 Category 1 Massachusetts Forester Credits
2.5 Category 1 SAF CFEs
1.0 Connecticut Forester CEUs

Register online for the meeting by clicking here.

Prefer to do things the old-fashioned way? Download and print a registration form to mail in with a check.

We hope to see you there!