The 2014 NCFPW will be held in IOWA in autumn 2014. More information will be posted as it becomes available.
The North Central Forest Pest Workshop (NCFPW) is an
annual gathering of persons interested in forest health in the North Central
portion of North America. It is usually attended by plant pathologists,
entomologists, foresters, and other scientists and students.
year the workshop is held in a different location. The main participating
States or Provinces take turns hosting. Each year, forest health specialists
from the host State or Province develop an organizing committee and plan the
The organizing committee develops an agenda that usually
includes a day and a half of indoor presentations and a full day field trip.
Other traditional activities have included fungal foray, poster session, slide
contest, fun run and/or ice cream social (depending on the health consciousness
of the organizing committee), a banquet and lots of interesting informal
If you have questions about the NCFPW or want to be on
the mailing list for notices, contact Linda Haugen by e-mail, using her
e-name, lhaugen, in the following format: firstname.lastname@example.org
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