Come learn about the efforts to best manage our Forest Resources.

Learn more about the Forestry Industry from the represented Associations, Pa Forestry Association, Pa Forest Products Association, and Consulting Foresters Association

Penn State Forestry Extension will host the Forest Management Tour daily at 11:00 a.m. leaving from the Tour (Corn Crib) location. As well as have staff available in the J.D. Harrington Bldg to answer your questions and address landowner issues.

Woods provide many values, whether it is for wildlife, timber, or simple enjoyment, but all requires some level of time, commitment, and planning. Come explore the Penn State Demonstration Woodlot and talk with professionals about your questions. This year's tour will focus on several key themes. What forests’ provide- like clean water, air, and carbon capture; The importance of forest management for wood, wildlife, and more; The fascinating history of our forests; and The serious threats our forests face today from pests and invasive plants. Forestry, wildlife, and water professionals will lead tours and be on hand to answer your questions and help you find resources to effectively steward Penn's woods. 

2023 Event Information

Dates

August 8, Tuesday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
August 9, Wednesday 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
August 10 Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Location

Russell E. Larson Agricultural Research Center
2710 W. Pine Grove Road
Pennsylvania Furnace, PA 16865

Directions

Happy Valley Adventure Bureau

Farm Show Council

2023 Event Information

Dates

August 8, Tuesday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
August 9, Wednesday 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
August 10 Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Location

Russell E. Larson Agricultural Research Center
2710 W. Pine Grove Road
Pennsylvania Furnace, PA 16865

Directions

Happy Valley Adventure Bureau

Farm Show Council