Forestry & Natural Resource Management Laboratory
Lab News & Updates
Lab Awarded NR-SARE Professional Development Grant
July 25th, 2022
The researchers in the Forestry and Natural Resource Management Laboratory were awarded funds through the North Central Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) Professional Development Grant Program. This project will support a services of workshops for Natural Resource Professionals to improve their knowledge of forest farming practices to support conservation and specialty crop production.
Proposed activities include hands-on workshops for mushroom cultivation and native forest herb cultivation, site visits, presentations from experienced forest farmers, and dialogue around forest conservation. An evolution of the workshop model for information diffusion will provide insights into how to support a growing network of growers and natural resource professionals with agroforestry knowledge.
Lincoln University to Host NASA Summer Camp
June 9th, 2022
The Forest Resource Management Program is excited to announce we are a part of this NASA-funded initiative to support minority, underserved, and underprivileged students gain experiences in the STEM field while making connections with Lincoln and University of Missouri faculty and staff.