Are you considering a tree planting project on your property? Or have you ever wondered how professionals put in so many trees and boost their chances of success? This BGWA workshop, Saturday May 16th from 10AM – noon, guided by tree planting professionals, will bring you on-site to a current project and step you through the process from beginning to end including: Continue reading
The name of our association has been an ongoing topic of conversation, during amalgamation talks last year, at the AGM this year, as well as at recent Board of Directors meetings. The current name (Bruce Grey Woodlot Association) was a functional combination of the two prior association names. However, we would like to explore options for a new name which Continue reading
At our Annual General Meeting, March 7th 2015, a motion was passed allowing members to vote on BGWA motions online. (Current members who have not provided email addresses will be sent a postal mail ballot.) We are hopeful this will enhance member communication and involvement. The first general vote is underway, a follow-up on our committment Continue reading
Once again, a fantastic woodlot conference beckons with content of interest to woodlot owners and enthusiasts across Grey & Bruce counties. Education sessions on Saturday, optional tour on Sunday. Cost is just $25 in advance or $35 at the door. For complete details and online registration click here.
Ben Caesar, owner of Fiddlehead Nursery in Kimberley, gave an informative presentation on forest gardening & edible landscaping at our AGM. It was a great way to get us thinking of spring, and of new and alternate uses for our woodland spaces. If you missed the presentation, or if you saw it but want further detail, Ben offers half-day workshops throughout the summer, the first being May 23rd. Click link for further info.
Grey Bruce Forestry Service is presenting workshops on March 14, 10AM-noon, at two locations: Grey Sauble Conservation, 237897 Inglis Falls Rd, Owen Sound and Sulphur Spring Resource Centre, 261123 Grey Rd 28, south of Hanover. Workshops cover the following topics: Continue reading
The EAB Working Group for Grey & Bruce Counties is putting on public workshops on March 12 (7-9PM, Harrison Park Community Hall, Owen Sound) and March 31 (7-9PM, 235309 Grey Rd 13, Kimberly) which will cover the following topics: Continue reading