Managing Food Plots and Woodlots for Wildlife (L.E.A.F. Workshop Series)

  • Tuesday, February 7, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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Managing Food Plots and Woodlots for Wildlife

Tuesday, February 7th, 2017; 6pm – 8pm; $5/family

This informative and useful workshop will discuss food plots and managing woodlots for wildlife. Learn the basics of food plots, crop selection, soil testing, plot preparation, and tips and tricks to improve your success rate and well as proper management to ensure the long-term success of your woodlot. David Spann, who has over 15 years of professional experience in conservation and habitat creation, will lead this workshop. Mr. Spann is the District Field Manager for the Chautauqua County Soil and Water Conservation District and has advanced degrees in Fisheries & Aquaculture as well as Forest Technology. He also owns and operates Land Management Services which provides services such as Consultant Forestry and general habitat consulting for landowners.

This event is part of the 2016-2017 L.E.A.F. (Learn. Empower. Achieve. Farm.) Workshop Series. The L.E.A.F. (Learn. Empower. Achieve. Farm.) Program is made possible through the generous support of the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation. The L.E.A.F. (Learn. Empower. Achieve. Farm.) Series is open to beginning farmers, established farms looking to diversify and grow, agriculture enthusiasts, homesteaders, and EVERYONE in between!

Key Information about the 2016-2017 L.E.A.F. Workshops

  • Each workshop is $5/workshop/family.
  • Pre-registration is required by mailing in the form attached to this publication or by visiting www.cce.cornell.edu/chautauqua/leaf1617 at least 3 days prior to the workshop you are hoping to attend. This is needed to give our staff adequate time to prepare workshop materials.
  • All of the workshops will be held at the Frank W. Bratt Agricultural Center, 3542 Turner Road,
  • Jamestown, NY 14701.
  • Light Refreshments will be offered at each workshop.
  • The L.E.A.F. Workshops are designed to be interactive - bring your questions and ideas!
  • The best way to keep in touch with CCE-Chautauqua’s programming is to subscribe! Visit
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  • Please contact Katelyn Walley-Stoll, 716-664-9502 ext. 202 for more information.



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Katelyn Walley-Stoll
Agriculture Program Community Educator, Farm Business Management
716-664-9502 ext. 202


Frank W. Bratt Agricultural Center
3542 Turner Road
Jamestown, New York 14701