OPINION

The University of Arkansas at Monticello is focused on supporting the state's valuable forest products industry

Plant a tree,plant a hope

Matthew Pelkki (center), director of the College of Forestry, Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Arkansas at Monticello, speaks with colleagues at an event in 2021.
(Photo courtesy of University of Arkansas at Monticello)
Matthew Pelkki (center), director of the College of Forestry, Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Arkansas at Monticello, speaks with colleagues at an event in 2021. (Photo courtesy of University of Arkansas at Monticello)


It was Arbor Day, and a ceremony was taking place on the University of Arkansas at Monticello campus. Students planted a bur oak as dozens of people watched.

Trees