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NEWS

30 October 2018

Tilhill Forestry - £60m, it’s a drop in the ocean!

Yesterday, the government announced that £60m will be made available in order to plant more trees across England. This figure includes £10m for planting more street and urban trees with funding matched by financial contributions and assistance from local authorities, community groups and charities. The balance of £50 million has been...

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NEWS

26 October 2018

Tilhill Forestry Sponsors Future of Forestry

Confor has launched a writing competition designed to stimulate debate on the potential for forestry and wood processing to deliver a Green Brexit and a more sustainable society. Industry professionals and students (aged 30 and under) have been invited to write a short essay about their vision of the future -...

NEWS

26 October 2018

BBC Article - 5 Cheap Ways to Remove CO2 from the Atmosphere

The BBC recently released an article written by Matt McGrath, Environment Correspondent listing 5 cheap ways to remove CO2 from the atmosphere. He listed: 1. Coastal blue carbon 2. Planting trees 3.Forest management 4. Agricultural practices 5. Biomass The article mentions that global deforestation has been a significant factor in driving up emissions of carbon, so researchers...

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24 October 2018

New appointments to the Conifer Breeding Co-operative Board

The Conifer Breeding Co-operative is delighted to announce the appointment of Professor John MacKay PhD as their new Chairman. John secured the position following the retirement of Dr Steve Lee from his role with the Co-operative. The Conifer Breeding Co-operative is dedicated to ensuring the production of selected and improved vegetatively...

NEWS

22 October 2018

The 20th Annual Forest Market Report 2018

Tilhill Forestry announce the launch of their 20th Annual Forest Market Report at the 2018 UK Forestry Review event. The UK Forestry Review will take place in two locations over 2 days in London and Edinburgh in November. The event is an annual snapshot of the UK commercial forestry investment market, including a review...