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NEWS

10 April 2019

‘Think Global, Plant Local’ to tackle climate change

The UK Government has been urged to ‘Think Global, Plant Local’ to start tackling the damaging effects of climate change. Independent advisers have told the Government that planting trees and building with wood is a “simple, low-cost option” to remove large amounts of carbon from the atmosphere - a message also...

SOCIAL

Thank you to all those who braved the wet and windy weather to speak to our North & Central District team at our stand at Cereals Event this week. Visit our website If you need to get in touch with the team regarding woodland creation and how it could benefit...

NEWS

01 April 2019

Wood properties and uses of Scots Pine in Britain

A new research report highlighting the qualities of timber from Scots pine and promoting its greater use has been published by Forest Research (FR) and the Forestry Commission. Authored by FR’s Dr Paul McLean, who specialises in functional biomechanics of trees, biometrics and the growth of trees for forest products, the...

NEWS

01 April 2019

Cereals 2019 Themes Announced

Cereals 2019, hosted by Comexposium & Prysm Group on 12-13 June 2019, will include content around several major themes that are of concern to the UK arable farming industry including Preparing for Change:  What can we do to safeguard UK farming?; Managing Innovation & Technology:  Insights from the cutting edge...

NEWS

31 March 2019

Glastir Woodland Restoration Fund is Opening

Glastir Woodland Restoration The 7th Glastir Woodland Restoration (GWR) Expression of Interest Window will open on 01 April 2019 and close at midnight on 10 May 2019.  Applicants will need to ensure capital works can be completed by 31 March 2021 and claimed by 30 April 2021.  The Glastir Woodland Restoration Scheme enables...

NEWS

29 March 2019

New guidance for foresters on protecting water quality

Protecting the water environment during forest operations is the focus of a new Forestry Commission Practice Guide. Providing advice to forest managers, planners, practitioners and supervisors on how forest operations should be planned and managed to protect the water environment, the guide will help ensure that they comply with the UK...