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. Tree Farmer Alert

Monday, October 1, 2012
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Colorado Tree Farmers are a network of land- owners that share forestry resources.

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2012 Forest Summit

Please join us for three interactive panel sessions that will include topics related to industry, wood products, restoration, community efforts, and local, state & federal policy.

Friday, Oct. 12 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
History Colorado Center
Mountain View Room
1200 Broadway
Denver, CO 80203

Opening remarks by:
Gov. John Hickenlooper,
U.S. Senator Mark Udall,
U.S. Congressman Scott Tipton,
& additional elected officials

For further details or questions please call Lisa Dale at (303) 866-3311 ext. 8657 or Lisa.Dale@state.co.us

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Colorado is providing the Christmas tree for the U.S Capitol

The tree that stands in front of the US Capitol Building in Washington, DC is known by two names – the US Capitol Christmas Tree or the “people’s tree.” This year the tree will come from the Blanco Ranger District out of the White River National Forest near Meeker, Colorado.

We need your help!

Along with the large tree, Colorado must provide 90 companion trees. These Christmas trees will go to many of the Washington DC offices. The Colorado State Forest Service is hoping you can help provide those trees!

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Got a question about your woods?

You can find the answers to many of your questions on our website, www.treefarmer.com, but that's a big place. If you get lost, write us and we'll help you find the answers.

We're your neighbors just down .the road, behind the green and white Tree Farm signs and we care about what's happening in our forests.

Send your questions to stumpmaker@gmail.com

Join Us if you would like to go on our tours, question our experts, or share information on forest ecology and forest management with our members


Landowners who attend one of our tours in 2012 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.