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Benton Tree Farmer of the Year Tour

Saturday, September 6, 2014 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Tour the family forest of Mike & Molly Albrecht see the work they have done to bring productivity back to a site harvested before their ownership and how they have grappled with challenges such as maple competition and legacy roads. They also participant in the Woods Creek restoration project  to add large woody debris, reconnect side channel alcoves and plant conifers in the riparian zone

Date: Saturday September 6, 2014

Time: carpool caravan leaves Philomath at 9:00 am, return approximately 12:30 pm for luncheon

Location: meet at the Marys River Park in Philomath (300 S 11th Street, behind the Philomath Public Library) at 9:00 am to carpool to the Albrechts’ “JuliusTree Farm” on Woods Creek Rd, west of Philomath.

Registration is required by Friday, August 29 by e-mail to jody.einerson@oregonstate.edu or phone 541 766 6750. When you register, please indicate if you will need a ride up a ~1/4-mile steep hill.

The tour is free and lunch is $5, which can be paid at the park.

Off Campus
Marys River Park Philomath
300 S. 11th Street
Tour is free, luncheon $5
Jody Einerson
1 541 766 6750
jody.einerson at oregonstate.edu
Ext Benton County Office