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. Tree Farmer Alert

Tuesday, May 13, 2014
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Colorado Tree Farmers are a network of land- owners that share forestry resources.

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The Power Spar Experiment

by Jon Bell

Jon has created a series of aids to help Tree Farmers working alone in hilly terrain. These aids can be fabricated in your shop with easily acquired materials and can save you hours of backbreaking labor. Best of all Jon is happy to share his specs and experiences.

Watch the video: The Power Spar Experiment

Read the Power Spar specs


An Evening to Celebrate Partnerships

6:30PM - 8:30PMMay 20, 2014

The Ballroom in the Student Union Center,
Fort Lewis College, 1000 Rim Drive, Durango, CO

This free evening session is part of the Connecting for Conservation Workshop. As part of the conference, we invite the public to participate in a discussion panel that includes representatives of three of the efforts that are occurring in the Four Corners that are being supported by partnerships. Listen and ask questions during this evening session.

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Landowners who attend one of our tours in 2014 will receive the Colorado Tree Farmer's forest management manual, "Saving Your Forest". Currently certified Tree Farmers can get a manual by bringing a neighbor or friend to one of our tours.

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