OAKLEY, Kan. press release) — Logan County NRCS and KSRE’s Golden Prairie District are co-hosting a Prescribed Burn Workshop at the Northwest Educational Service Center at 703 West 2nd Street in Oakley on March 8 from 9 AM to 2:30 PM.

The Workshop will focus on safe and effective means of burning the land that you manage. Topics include reasons for burning, regulations, weather considerations, liability, burn contractors, equipment and crew, hazards, fuels, firebreaks, fire types and behavior, ignition techniques, and burn plans.

This Workshop is open to the public and there is $25 for admission, which includes meals and materials. Registration is requested by calling Dana Charles at 785-672-3841 by March 1 or by visiting goldenprairie.ksu.edu