2022 Winter Meeting

Registration Details


Jan. 27 Lunch & Dinner Banquet, Breaks


Full Member = $115 by Jan. 12; $125 after Jan. 12 
Student Member = $50
Non-SAF = $140



Double Tree Inn
1770 Hwy 45 ByPass 
Jackson, TN 38301

25 Rooms have been reserved for $96 ea. Once these are filled, another 25 rooms will be released at the same rate.
Reservations MUST be made by 12/27 to guarantee this rate.
To book a room, go to: https://tiny.utk.edu/SAFRooms or call (731) 664-6900



Jan. 27 5.5 Cat. 1
Jan. 28 2.0 Cat. 1


Jan. 27 1.0 Cat. 2 1.0 Cat. 3 1.0 Cat. 10 1.0 Cat. 12


Wednesday evening, January 26

West TN Research & Education Center
7:00 p.m. Executive Committee Meeting

Thursday, January 27

West TN Research & Education Center

7:00 Registration Opens

8:00 Welcome Remarks
Alex Richman

8:10 Survival and Growth of 14-Year Old Bottomland Oaks Planted into Mottled Soil
David Mercker

8:30 An Overview of Herbicides used in Hardwood Silviculture
Dr. Brady Self

9:10 Practices to Establish and Develop Mixed Species Stands
Dr. Wayne Clatterbuck

9:50 Break

10:10 Hardwood Silviculture, Markets, and Economic Outlook
Dr. Jeff Stringer

10:50 KT Hardwood Resource and Economic Outlook Using FIA Data
Dr. Don Hodges

11:30 Tennessee's Hardwood Seed Orchard System and Forests of the Future
Scott E. Schlarbaum (with) Allan E. Houston, Russell A. Cox, Diane Warwick, Stacy L. Clark, C. Kenneth Proffitt, Keagan Handley, and Randy A. Short

12:10 Lunch

1:10 Seedling Performance and Structural Complexity in Mixed Oak and Pine Plantings
Dr. David Buckley (with) Dr. Joshua Granger, Bret Elgersma and Heather Slayton

1:50 Oak Enrichment Plantings in Clear-cut Hardwood Stands
Dr. Allan Houston

2:30 Break

2:50 The Art and Science of Artificial Regeneration of Upland Oak Species in the Southern Appalachians’
Dr. Stacy Clark and Dr. Scott E. Schlarbaum

At the Double Tree Inn

3:30 Break, Check into hotel

5:00 Silent Auction & Happy Hour

5:30 Student Quiz Bowl

6:30 Dinner Banquet

7:30 Awards

Friday January 28

West TN Research & Education Center

7:30 Coffee

8:00 TDF Nursery Update
Gina Sowders

8:30 Forest Carbon Market Opportunity for Private Forest Landowners
Jeff Wright

9:15 Update on Forestry Schools

10:00 Break

10:15 Business Meeting
Alex Richman, KT-SAF President

11:00 Adjourn