Find out about the checks and measures taking place in our productive forests
Tilhill is exploring the public perception around conifer forests and the benefits, or otherwise, these woodlands bring to society, the economy, our environment and our wildlife.
Farming & Forestry with Jack Lydiate: Fifth Generation Welsh Farmer
Find out Jack’s thoughts on food vs farming, and how we need to marry up sustainable farming with forestry to find the ideal balance.
Timber Talks: Productive Forests; Societal & Economic Benefits
This episode is on site at a Forestry Land & Scotland (FLS) public productive forest in Scotland. Harry discusses the timber end products and the importance of productive forests for the economy and society as a whole alongside the benefits to wildlife. Harry touches on carbon and species choice plus he addresses the ongoing debate of conifer vs broadleaf and ‘the right tree in the right place’.
Farming & Forestry
A hot topic and debate stems around the possibility of trees and woodlands taking much needed land for food production, which is simply not the case.
Watch this Tilhill Wales webinar showing how farming & forestry work together.
Find out: How farming and forestry can work more closely together. Can trees and food be successfully grown on the same farm? What woodland creation funding opportunities exist in Wales? Is woodland creation a good use of land? How can you earn an income from timber?