Tennessee Forestry Commission to Meet

Friday, July 28, 2023 | 03:18pm

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Forestry Commission will meet Aug. 4, 2023 at Ellington Agricultural Center in Nashville, Tenn.

The meeting will begin at 10 a.m. CDT in the Moss Building conference room located at 440 Hogan Road. The meeting is open to the public to attend.

The agenda includes approval of the previous meeting’s minutes, approval of the Division of Forestry budget, and a summary of a workforce development program partnership. Forestry staff will present strategies to meet operational needs, and Business Development will present a summary of the recent hardwood trade mission to Vietnam.

A portion of the meeting will be reserved for public comment, which may be submitted either orally or in writing regarding business before the commission.

The Tennessee Forestry Commission comprises seven members representing the public’s interests as they relate to forest resources in the state. The Commission advises the Tennessee Department of Agriculture on forest issues. For more information, contact the Division of Forestry at 615-837-5520 or visit the Commission’s webpage at www.tn.gov/agriculture/forests/commission.html.