QDMA Canada – Southwestern Ontario Branch Field Day

Quality Deer Management 1st Annual Field Day

 

QDMA Canada – Southwestern Ontario Branch

 

20410 Fairview Road, Thorndale Ontario

April 20, 2011

Agenda

 

10:00 AM – Coffee and Donuts

 

10:30 AM – QDMA

Brief history of SWO QDMA Branch and Intro to QDMA Principles

 

11:00 AM – Discussion of Property and Development Plans

What we did in 2010

2011 Initiation of 5 year plan – Aerial Maps and Plan

 

11:30 AM – Soil Testing

Taking the sample

Filling out sample submission forms

What a soil test report means

 

12:00 PM – BBQ Lunch

 

12:30 PM – Food Plot Preparation and Planting

Planting and planning for a successful food plot

How to make the most of equipment available to you

From Hand to Machine

 

2:00 PM – Habitat Enhancement

 

2:30 PM – Food Plots – “Don’t Clean the Plate”

Steve Elmy  – Rack Stacker

 

3:15 PM – Wrap up and questions.

(and Tree Stand Draw)

 

Members and under 16 Free & Non-Members $5.00

 

Directions: From London – Take Dundas Street East to Fairview Road (just past Trails End Market), turn north (left) on to Fairview Road and follow the signs for 2.5 km.

 

From the North: On the east side of Thorndale, take Fairview Road south approx 7.5 km to farm.

 

401 From West: North on Veterans Memorial Pkwy, right on Dundas Street, East to Fairview Road (just past Trails End Market), turn north (left) on to Fairview Road and follow the signs 2.5 km.

 

401 From East: North on Hwy 73, then left on Hwy 2 (Dundas Street), right on Fairview Road 2.5km.

QDMA Canada – Southwestern Ontario Branch

1st Annual Field Day

 

20410 Fairview Road, Thorndale Ontario

April 20, 2011

Agenda

 

10:00 AM – Coffee and Donuts

 

10:30 AM – QDMA

Brief history of SWO QDMA Branch and Intro to QDMA Principles

 

11:00 AM – Discussion of Property and Development Plans

What we did in 2010

2011 Initiation of 5 year plan – Aerial Maps and Plan

 

11:30 AM – Soil Testing

Taking the sample

Filling out sample submission forms

What a soil test report means

 

12:00 PM – BBQ Lunch

 

12:30 PM – Food Plot Preparation and Planting

Planting and planning for a successful food plot

How to make the most of equipment available to you

From Hand to Machine

 

2:00 PM – Habitat Enhancement

 

2:30 PM – Food Plots – “Don’t Clean the Plate”

Steve Elmy  – Rack Stacker

 

3:15 PM – Wrap up and questions.

(and Tree Stand Draw)

 

Members and under 16 Free & Non-Members $5.00

 

Directions: From London – Take Dundas Street East to Fairview Road (just past Trails End Market), turn north (left) on to Fairview Road and follow the signs for 2.5 km.

 

From the North: On the east side of Thorndale, take Fairview Road south approx 7.5 km to farm.

 

401 From West: North on Veterans Memorial Pkwy, right on Dundas Street, East to Fairview Road (just past Trails End Market), turn north (left) on to Fairview Road and follow the signs 2.5 km.

 

401 From East: North on Hwy 73, then left on Hwy 2 (Dundas Street), right on Fairview Road 2.5km.

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