LSU AgCenter Northwest Regional Wildlife and Forestry Forum

DeSoto Parish Extension Office, 10117 Hwy 171, Grand Cane, LA 71032

Saturday, August 27, 2022

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

LSU AgCenter Northwest Regional Wildlife & Forestry Forum Program Agenda

8:00 a.m. – Registration

8:30 a.m. – Welcome & Introduction of Sponsors, Joshua Salley (LSU AgCenter, DeSoto Parish Extension Agent)

8:45 a.m. – Private Land Management Assistance, Nathan Yeldell (Louisiana Department of Wildlife & Fisheries, Biologist)

9:05 a.m. – Silvicultural Practices for Modern Markets, Valerie West (LSU AgCenter, Area Forestry Agent)

9:25 a.m. – Development of a Toxic Bait for Feral Swine, Dr. Glen Gentry (LSU AgCenter, Feral Swine Specialist)

9:45 a.m. – NRCS Cost-Sharing Opportunities for Forestry & Wildlife, Carla Ethridge (Natural Resources Conservation Service, Natural Resource Specialist)

10:15 a.m. - BREAK

10:30 a.m. – Aging Deer on the Hoof, Peyton Igo (Wildlife Biologist, EGN Investments)

11:00 a.m. – Calibrating Sprayers for Better Weed Control, Dr. Ron Strahan (LSU AgCenter, Weed Science Specialist)

11:30 a.m. – Pig Brig Trap Demonstration, Dr. Aaron Sumrall (Pig Brig Trap Systems)

12:00 p.m. – Lunch and Hunting/Fishing Regulations Update, Lt. Frank Reger (Louisiana Department of Wildlife & Fisheries)

Lunch is sponsored by: Community Bank of Louisiana, DeSoto Soil & Water Conservation District, Louisiana Land Bank, Pig Brig Trap Systems, and Azelis Red River Specialties.

For more information and RSVP please contact Joshua Salley at (318) 872-0533 or by email

If you have a disability which requires special assistance for your participation in this event, please contact Joshua Salley at (318) 872-0533 at least two weeks (August 12, 2022) prior to event.

7/18/2022 3:42:38 PM
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