2019 ISAF Spring Meeting

Indiana Society of American Foresters Winter Meeting – Thursday February 21 & Friday February 22, 2019

Where
The program will be held in the Canyon Inn at McCormick’s Creek State Park, 451 McCormick Creek Park Rd., Spencer, IN 47460.

Timber and Non-Timber Forest Products

Day 1 – February 21
9:00AM Executive Committee Meeting
12:00PM Registration
1:00PM Greeting
1:15PM Non-Timber Forest Products – Deborah Hill, Retired Extension Forester, University of Kentucky.
2:00PM Management of Indiana’s Whitetail Deer Herd – Joe Caudell, Deer Biologist, Indiana DNR Division of Fish and Wildlife
2:45PM Break
3:00PM Bourbon/Stave Industry – Bob Russell, Senior Manager of Wood Procurement or Seth Jones, Mill Manager, Spencer Stave Mill
3:45PM Travel to Brown-Forman Stave Mill
4:00 PM Tour Brown-Forman Stave Mill – 725 US Hwy 231, Spencer, IN 47460
4:45PM Travel Back to Canyon Inn
5:00PM Business Meeting
6:00PM Supper
7:00PM Social Time and Forester’s Fund Activities
Day 2 – February 22
7:30AM Breakfast
8:30AM Indiana’s Maple Syrup Industry and Forest Management of a Sugar Bush – Ron Burnett
9:15AM Sustainable Wood Use and Forest Management by IKEA – Holly Davidson, Store Manager Fishers IKEA
10:15AM Depart for Indiana Hardwood Specialties – Hardwood flooring manufacturer
10:30AM Indiana Hardwood Specialties Tour – 4341 North US Hwy 231, Spencer, IN 47460
11:30AM Depart for Bloomington
12:00PM Lunch on your own in Bloomington
1:00PM Maple Syrup Operation – Mike Bell, Hinkle-Garton Farmstead 2920 East 10th Street, Bloomington, IN 47408

Registration: Pre-registration is required in order to plan meals and breaks. Please complete and return the registration form on this flyer by February 6, 2019 to the address indicated. Registration pays for part of the total cost of breaks, meals, transportation and speakers.

Online registration and payment link (PayPal)
Online/Paypal Registration is available below.

Mail-In registration can be completed also.
Fill out the registration form and send with payment to Josh Wagner, 8301 E Hash Rd., Bloomington, IN 47408. Make checks payable to Indiana Society of American Foresters.

Conference Facility: Canyon Inn, McCormick’s Creek State Park, 451 McCormick Creek Park Rd., Spencer, IN 47460

Tour Location(s):
Day 1 – Brown-Forman Stave Mill – 725 US Hwy 231, Spencer, IN 47460
Day 2 – Indiana Hardwood Specialities – 4341 North US Hwy 231, Spencer, IN 47560

Continuing Education: This workshop will be assigned contact hours for continuing education credits.

Lodging:
Canyon Inn
McCormick’s Creek State Park, 451 McCormick Creek Park Rd., Spencer, IN 47460