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Horse Logging Workshop and Forest Management Demonstration
(Friday 09/29/2017 - 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM)

Join draft animal practitioners, forest landowners, foresters, loggers and others from across the northeast for this informative workshop on the application of draft animal power in modern timber harvesting and forest management.


Renowned forester and horse logger Carl Russell of Bethel VT will lead a one day workshop on managed woodlands owned by the Cornish Fair Association. The day will include demonstrations and discussions on:

  • Planning the Harvest
  • Starting the Harvest
  • Working Animals in the Woods: Horses and Cattle
  • Timber Harvesting Equipment for Draft-Animals     

Interested teamsters are invited to contact workshop organizers to participate. 

NH Licensed Foresters: 6 CFE SAF and NHLPF Credits Available
NH Certified Loggers: 8 CE Credits Available for NH Professional Loggers Program

Pre-registration is required

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Attached event flyer


  • Cornish Fairgrounds - 294 Town House Rd, Cornish NH 03745 View Map


$60 for Friday workshop includes entry to Draft Animal Power Field Days events on 9/30 and 10/1.

Sponsored by:

In cooperation with New Hampshire Timberland Owners Association, New Hampshire Timber Harvesting Council and University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension

For more information:

Visit out web page: http://www.draftanimalpower.org/dap-field-days/forestry/

Call 802-763-0771 or email dapnetinfo@gmail.com


Posted by: Annarie Van Coesant
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