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26 June 2017

250 farmers, foresters, landowners and researchers have come together to learn more about some of the UK’s leading agroforestry systems, at a dedicated conference exploring the benefits and practicalities of bringing more trees onto farmland,...more
Rdi Skillslaunch Wn 210617
21 June 2017

The Royal Forestry Society on behalf of the Forestry Skills Forum has appointed RDI Associates Ltd to undertake a sector skills study that will help to identify the skills gaps and shortages, training provision and...more
Rfs Chief Executive Simon Lloyd Lr
16 June 2017

Forestry Commission England's Corporate Plan Indicators 2017, published on 15 June 2017, contain particularly disappointing figures on efforts to bring more of England's woodlands into active management, says the Royal Forestry Society (RFS). Simon Lloyd:...more
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12 June 2017

New technologies are helping to transform forestry and arboriculture into one of the most progressive and exciting land based sectors to be involved in. The Royal Forestry Society's first national conference for students will bring...more
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