About CAFS

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CAFS is a National Science Foundation Industry/University Cooperative Research Center (NSF I/UCRC) that bridges top academic forestry research programs with industry members to solve complex, industry-wide problems. Its mission is to optimize genetic and cultural systems to produce high-quality raw forest materials for new and existing products by conducting collaborative research that transcends species, regions, and disciplinary boundaries.The CRSF, through its Cooperative Forestry Research Unit, is a member of CAFS. 

2019 Annual IAB Meeting

The 12th Annual CAFS IAB Meeting will be held in Athens, GA on June 4-5, 2019, at the Hotel Indigo. For more information on the meeting and to make hotel reservations, see our CAFS 2019 meeting page. 

2018 Meeting Resources

The 2018 semi-annual CAFS IAB Virtual Conference was held on December 10 at 4 pm via Zoom video/teleconference. The link to the Zoom recording can be found here. The slide presentation is available here.

See our CAFS 2018 meeting page for photos from the field trip around Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom, as well as meeting materials.

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