“Game of Logging” Chainsaw Technique and Safety Workshop

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Co-sponsored by the Agricultural Stewardship Association and Washington County (NY) Soil and Water District this Level 1 training will focus on open face felling. Two workshops willbe offered, one specifically for women.

Topics include personal protective equipment, chainsaw safety features, chainsaw reactive forces, bore cutting, pre-planning the fell, and understanding hinge wood strength. Whether you are managing a small woodlot, cutting firewood or trimming hedgerows, the GOL techniques will help you learn to do the job safely and efficiently.
Oct. 19 in Sushan, NY, about a half-hour from Bennington or Manchester, VT. Class size is limited and pre-registration is required.

Click here for more information and online registration

 

 

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