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We are a group of private woodland owners and Forestry and Land Management Professionals who care about owning and managing woodlands.

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Contacts

President:
Collin Fulkman
Vice President:
Bob McGhee
Treasurer:
Brenda Hostetler
Secretary:
Adam Zahniser
Board Member:
Chuck Kite
Kerry Prince
Andy Hostetler
Mark Bodamer
David McGhee
Penn State Extension:
Gary Micsky
DCNR Bureau of Forester:
Jake Scheib

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PENN STATE SCHOOL OF FOREST RESOURCES

PA TIMBER MARKET REPORT

PA BUREAU OF FORESTRY

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The Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Chestnut Foundation has some of the research programs being conducted in Mercer County. MCWOA members share an active role in the programs polination program, seed collection, and propagation of new cross trees.

Mercer County Extension Office recently hosted a conference desccribing the program, research efforts and field trips to examine sites currently part of this study.


Members sort sprouting seed

Jim Hissom, explains his technique for raising young trees.

In the Field, both existing American Chestnut trees and new growing orchards are examined.


Member host invites visitors to his site


Program researcher describes blight effects


 
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