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Prescribed Burn Workshop
Prescribed Burn Field Day/Demonstration Burn
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LOCATION & SCHEDULE

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Jefferson County USDA Service Center
10820 Hwy 21, Ste. 200
Hillsboro, MO 63050
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Prescribed burning can be a valuable tool for managing native plant diversity and controlling undesirable vegetation, but it can be dangerous and ineffective when not used properly. This workshop will provide basic information about how to plan and execute a prescribed burn for grassland management.
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Upon registration, participants will be given a link to the virtual/online portion of the prescribed burn course. The online course is a mandatory prerequisite. Please e-mail Cody Bailey when you register at Cody.Bailey@mdc.mo.gov so we can get you the necessary information. Please bring your certificate of completion to the demonstration burn. Weather permitting, we will be conducting a prescribed burn so please dress accordingly with leather boots, leather gloves, cotton pants, cotton long sleeve shirt, and safety glasses. Participants will learn about burn equipment, burn line installation, safe weather parameters, ignition operations, and other techniques to safely conduct a prescribed burn. NOTE: The field day will be held on private property in Jefferson County. Directions will be provided at completion of online course. Cody Bailey

Cancellation Policies:

You must cancel your registration before Friday, November 4, 2022.

Age Policy:

This event is open to all ages.