Cross Timbers Landowners Workshop
October 18, 2013

RSVP by Oct 11 to Renee Burks rburks@tfs.tamu.edu - 254-386-3361


AGENDA

TIME EVENT
8:30 - 8:55am   Registration 
8:55 - 9:00am   Welcome
9:00 – 9:25am   Cross Timbers Forest- Texas Tough – Rob Denkhaus FW Nature Center
9:25- 9:50am    Conservation Easements – RJ Taylor – Connemara Conservancy
9:50-10:00am   -----     BREAK
10:00-10:25am Ideas for Productive Grazinglands – Kevin Derzapf
10:30-10:55am  Tools to Understanding the Land – Myron Merz
11:00-11:25am   Tax Valuations – TPWD – Jesse Oetgen
11:25- 11:50am  Understanding Tree Valuations  - Greg David
11:50-12:00  -----        BREAK
12:00-12:30pm   Eminent Domain – State Rep. Phil King   {Working Lunch}
12:30-12:45   -----        BREAK
12:45 – 1:00pm Introduction of the Ranch Landowners and overview of afternoon activities

AFTERNOON ACTIVITIES

1:00-1:20pm – first station

1:20-1:30pm travel to next station
1:30-1:50pm -  2nd station 

1:50-2:00pm travel to next station
2:00-2:20pm  - 3rd station

2:20-2:30pm travel to next station 
2:30-2:50 – 4th station

2:50-3:00pm travel to next station
3:00-3:20pm  - 5th station

3:20- 3:30pm - Closing Remarks

Stations


  1. Rainfall simulator
  2. Grass/forbs ID
  3. Wildlife Management
  4. Grazing Management
  5. Tree ID / Management