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Prescribed Burn School • Reno County

Thursday, Jan 23rd, 2014 @ 10am-3pm
2000 N Poplar St. • Hutchinson, KS • Map

Burn School Set for January 23rd in Hutchinson, Kansas

Burning is an important part of CRP and pasture management in Reno County. On Thursday January 23rd at the Kansas State Fairgrounds 4-H Centennial Building, prescribed fire experts from K-State Research and Extension will present on fire laws, weather, smoke management, techniques, and burn crew safety beginning at 10 am. This is a tremendous opportunity to learn the most current fire strategies and stay up to date on Kansas fire law.

Cost is $15 per person which includes a delicious meal and prescribed burning notebook. Participants are asked to RSVP to the Reno County Extension office in South Hutchinson (620-662-2371) prior to Friday January 17th. Whether you are an old pro or never struck a match, this program will be beneficial. If you have questions or wish to share this information with your group, please contact Cody Barilla at

Contact: Cody Barilla 620-662-2371

Sponsor: K-State Research and Extension

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