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Annual Meeting - The NCFA's 2013 Annual Meeting will take place on October 2-4, 2013 in New Bern, NC. The host hotel will be the Doubltree by Hilton New Bern Riverfront. The room rate will be $139.
The NCFA's 2012 Annual Meeting took place in Asheville. Over 225 members participated in the meeting that featured a strong speaking program on Thursday. Only two speakers had power point presentations that we can share. You can view these by clicking on their name. Ryan Boyles, How Weather Hazards Impact Forest.
Forestry Day in the Legislature - The NCFA’s Forestry Day in the Legislature will take place on Tuesday, April 16, 2013. More details will follow. Forestry Day in the Legislature is the best opportunity for NCFA members to meet with their elected officials and discuss the forestry issues that are important to them under a large tent on the Halifax Mall on the General Assembly grounds.
Mid-Atlantic Expo - Planning for the 2013 Mid-Atlantic Logging & Biomass Expo has already begun. The event is scheduled for September 20-21, 2013 and will take place in the same Selma-Smithfield area that hosted the show in 2011. In 2011, the show took place over a two-day period and set a new attendance records for logging shows in North Carolina. The Expo will once again be a collaborative effort between Hatton-Brown Publishers, the NCAPL and the NCFA.
Teacher Academies - Teacher Academies were conducted this year in Asheville and New Bern. Over 70 teachers spent the week learning more about forestry, the forest products industry and how both impact North Carolina's landscape. Click here to link to the website.