March/April 2014 Workshops

Native Trees and Disturbance with Kevin T. Smith, Ph.D. March 28. Honey Creek, Iowa. (Workshop is full. Contact Jack to get on the waitng list.)

Native and Edible Landscapes: Permaculture and Organic Gardens with Chelsea Taxman and Jack Phillips. April 6, Noon – 4pm. Universal College of Healing Arts, Omaha. Tuition is $35. This workshop will be held outdoors and will include vigorous activity. Registration one week prior is required. For more information and to register, contact Jack Phillips at jackphillipsrca@gmail.com.

Loess Hills Bur Oak Sapling Sale and Tree Planting Coaching Session with Jack Phillips. April, 12, 9am – noon. Hitchcock Nature Center (Barn), Honey Creek, Iowa. Saplings are 10 – 20″ tall and were grown in a root-production system from acorns collected at Hitchcock, $20 each. We also have red, chinkapin, and black oaks from surrounding counties for sale. Call Jack (402.571.7460) to order.Trees will be available for pick up on April 12. A limited number of trees will be on hand for cash and carry. All proceeds support restoration work at HNC. 

A Systems Approach to Tree Planting, Biology, Ecology, and Care with Jack Phillips. April 15-16. Taber, Alberta. Contact Nancy Neustaeter at nancy@arborcanada.com for more information and to register.

For more information and to register, contact Jack Phillips at jackphillipsrca@gmail.com .