forestry field day

The District held a Forestry Field Day at the Comden Towle Model Forest on June 4, 2010 with 33 people in attendance. The sessions were as follows: Chain Saw/Tree Cutting Safety, Managing Your Woodlot for Wildlife, Forest Programs, Managing Your Woodlot for Timber Production and Portable Sawmill Demonstration. The portable sawmill was the highlight of the day. The demonstration included cutting logs, cutting them into boards, and even changing saw blades. We had a few light showers but the rain managed to hold off until the end of the day.




annual meeting

Our 65nd Annual Meeting was held on October 16, 2013 with approximately 84 people in attendance. Dinner was catered and served by Litwiller Catering. Tickets were drawn for the door prizes during the dinner. Our Guest speaker was Ben Wickerham, Pheasants Forever Regional Field Representative for Michigan. He presented on Michigan's Pheasant Restoration Initiative and how Montcalm County is an ideal location to begin restoration of this popular bird's habitat
Two candidates were re-elected to the Board of Directors. The District also presented two Cooperator Signs




meet the board

Merrill Johnson Treasurer
Phyllis Larson Vice Chair
Bruce Noll Chairman
Tom Porter Director
Steve Wyckoff Director