Cornell Cooperative Extension will host the 26th annual Rural Landowner Workshop on March 3 at Pioneer Central School, County Line Road.

The program will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Following the opening session there will be three concurrent sessions with four classes per session to choose from.

Officials said the workshop is a regional program involving several agencies that provide educational information and outreach to landowners. Presenters are brought in from both private and public sectors to provide participants with up-to-date information.

The opening session will be “Identification and ecology of common Northeastern hardwoods.” Peter Smallidge, Cornell University Department of Natural Resources. Some additional topic: Pond site selection, New Pests Lurking in the Woods, Securing Your Land for Future Generations, Food Plots and Increasing Hunting Opportunities, Forest Mushroom Cultivation, Christmas Trees, Emerald Ash Borer, Bears & Coyotes.

There is a cost for this program and pre-registration is required. Early Bird Registration deadline is Feb. 16.

For more information, call (585) 268-7644 ext. 18.