Tennessee Forestry Commission to Meet

Friday, March 31, 2017 | 2:40pm

The Tennessee Forestry Commission will meet April 13 at the Ellington Agricultural Center in Nashville, Tenn.

The meeting is scheduled for 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. CDT in the conference room of the Bruer building located at 406 Hogan Road.

The agenda includes approval of seedling pricing for the 2017/18 season, discussion of the proposed budget, preparation for future emergency incidents, wildfire compact deployment to Oklahoma, timber sales update, seedling sales report for 2016/17, the Wood Summit to be held in Jackson and the proposed 2018 Export Conference.

The meeting is open to the public.

The Tennessee Forestry Commission comprises seven members representing the public’s interests as they relate to forest resources in the state. The commission advises the Tennessee Department of Agriculture on forest issues. For more information, contact TDA’s Division of Forestry at 615-837-5520 or visit http://www.tn.gov/agriculture/article/ag-forests-tfc.