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Trinity-Neches Forest Landowner Association, Inc.

The TNFLA is a non-profit Texas corporation. The purpose of the Association is to encourage and assist in the development of the full potential of forestry in the Texas counties served – Anderson, Cherokee, Freestone, Van Zandt, Henderson, Houston, & Leon Counties.


2nd Annual Photo Contest

WHAT: Your TNFLA is proud to announce its 2nd Annual Photo Contest - submit your best photos for judging.

PHOTO CATEGORY: All photos that are in anyway connected to your Tree Farm may be submitted!

PRIZE: There will be two prizes: (2) $25 gift cards awarded!

JUDGING: One prize will be awarded to the best photo as determined by the Members present during our upcoming Spring Meeting at The Barn at Hickory Creek Ranch on 18 April; and, the second prize will be selected by the TNFLA Board and awarded, also, at the Spring Meeting.

VOTING AND JUDGING: The photo contest will take place at the Spring Meeting. Only members present may vote - one vote per member. And, winners will be announced and prizes awarded at the Spring Meeting.

HOW TO ENTER:  Submit your best photos of anything that has to do with your Tree Farm by email to

By entering this contest, you retain ownership of your image, but you give permission to the TNFLA to add your image to this website, its newsletter, and any other place/manner that is connected to the TNFLA.

Spring 2019 Meeting - SAVE THE DATE

WHEN: April 18, 2019 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)

WHERE: The Barn at Hickory Creek Ranch, 620 Hickory Creek Ranch, Crockett, Texas 75835

DIRECTIONS: From the intersection of Hwy 21 east and Loop 304 (Taco Bell at this intersection): Take Hwy 21 east 2.5 miles; turn right on FM 3187 and go 2.5 miles; turn right onto Hickory Creek Ranch. There are large signs on Hwy 21 directing people to the ranch. There is a large entryway with large wooden posts and a sign the says Hickory Creek Ranch.

COST: With paid membership the cost is FREE (meeting includes timely informational presentations and lunch)


9:00                     Phil – Introduction (include introducing Matthew Lowery, the new Soil Conservationist for NRCS in Houston County)

9:20-9:30             Susan Stutts – TFA

9:30-10:00           Tom Johnson, Owner – Eastern Shores Forest Products, new company in Crockett

10:00-10:30         Buster – Drone presentation and short Demo

10:30-10:45         Break

10:45-11:30         Reuben Gay, TWPD Wildlife Biologist

11:30-12:30         Lunch - Catered

12:30-1:30           Andy McCrady, TFS – Rx burn cost share assistance and planning your burn

RSVP: A postcard with information will be coming in the mail to all members. Or, send your RSVP using the Contact page in this website.

Message from the TNFLA Board of Directors

Thank you for a wonderful year. Our association is only as strong as its members are active. Currently, we have over 100 active members! We are committed to providing you with two membership meetings each year (Fall and Spring) - if you would like to be a speaker or have a topic that you would like a speaker to discuss, please contact us by clicking HERE.

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