VFF landowner John McNerney revels in the tools of careful, small scale woods work. Join us as we head into the woods with him.
Posts for: Light-on-the-Land Forestry.
Autumn is a good time to get to know, and organically treat, the invasive exotic plants in your forest.
Turn over a rock or two at the edge of a mountain stream, and you’re likely to uncover a salamander…. MORE>
Come learn about edible and medicinal spring wildflowers with herbalist Ali Zimmer in this 11-minute video.
Up at Vermont Family Forests’ Wells Farm in Lincoln, we’ve done some pretty significant pruning of the 50 or so… MORE>
Spring salamanders need clear, cold, highly oxygenated, pesticide-free streams and springs. David Brynn explores how commoners can help.
David Brynn explores four treatment options for Emerald Ash Borer.
Last week, we won the jackpot. Well, more specifically, our conservation forester, Kathleen Stutzman, did. The prize? A 12,000-pound portable… MORE>
by David Brynn This week I had the opportunity to fell and girdle large trees in a family forest in… MORE>
Vermont Family Forests has hosted “Game of Logging” chainsaw training courses for more than 15 years, taught by the top-notch… MORE>
In early September, VFF staff ventured into our neighboring White Mountains of New Hampshire to take part in a two-day… MORE>
by David Brynn In late October of 2017, a strong storm out of the southeast blew over hundreds of trees… MORE>