MDC and MU Bradford Research Farm Present a Prescribed Burn Workshop for Landowners on Saturday, March 9th from 9 AM – 4:00 PM at the Bradford Research Farm east of Columbia, MO just off highway WW on Rangeline Road.
Workshop Topics:Safety, proper methods and techniques used for implementing controlled burns. Use of prescribed fire as a tool for a variety of land management goals. Burn equipment, how it is used and availability. Developing burn plans.
Demonstration Burn: (If weather conditions are suitable)
A demo burn is planned immediately following lunch. Missouri Department of Conservation staff will perform this prescribed burn. You will have an opportunity to observe. The workshop should conclude around 4:00 p.m. If demo burn is not possible, then the workshop will conclude at approximately noon.
Lunch will be Provided
You Must Register by Wednesday 6th
Contact: John Knudsen (573) 815-7901 extension 3483
If John does not answer, please leave a message, including name and number of people in your party and a phone number where you can be contacted.
Sponsored by the University of Missouri, Bradford Research and Extension Center (BREC) and the Missouri Department of Conservation.