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    Treecharterbattram Ttstpetersmb Jt Dsc 0926
    06 November 2017

    "It is in our collective best interest for everybody in this country to value managed woodland. We currently fall well short of this aspiration", so said RFS Chief Executive Simon Lloyd speaking at today's launch of...more
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    23 October 2017

    Forestry and arboricultural students have been challenged to drive a technological revolution to transform the way woods and trees are managed in the UK. Above: Jez Ralph talks to a full house of students and...more
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    17 October 2017

    Significant progress is being made in bringing the English forestry sector together to ensure that forestry practice will adapt effectively to climate change. The Forestry Climate Change Working Group (FCCWG) is aiming to publish an Action...more
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    01 October 2017

    Andrew Woods has taken over as President of the Royal Forestry Society (RFS) this month as Sophie Churchill's term of office comes to an end. He thanked Sophie Churchill, OBE, for her two years of...more
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    29 August 2017

    The lack of any increase in the amount of woodland in management in England, says the Royal Forestry Society (RFS), could threaten the health of our woodlands. The latest update of Forestry Commission England's Corporate...more
    Managed Mixed Woodland Welsh Report Wn030817
    03 August 2017

    The need to bring existing woodlands in Wales back into management must not be overlooked by an emphasis on new woodland creation, says the Royal Forestry Society (RFS). Existing woodlands are an important resource and...more
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    20 July 2017

    The Royal Forestry Society is among the UK’s leading farming and forestry organisations to have put their names to a letter to Secretary of State Michael Gove, highlighting the benefits of agroforestry, the practice of...more
    Sylvatrophy2017 Sally Goodwin Wn 140717
    15 July 2017

    The renown timber furniture manufacturer and one of the founders of Woodland Heritage, Peter Goodwin, has been posthumously awarded with the Sylva Trophy for his outstanding contribution to forestry by the Royal Forestry Society (RFS)....more
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    10 July 2017

    Royal Forestry Society (RFS) Wise About Woods Training Courses return in September with a new two-day course on Continuous Cover Forestry in the Uplands. Back by popular demand but in new locations are one-day courses...more
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    06 July 2017

    John Mackay, Wood Professor of Forest Science, will present Forest Genetics -  the Royal Forestry Society's inaugural NDG James Memorial Lecture - at Corpus Christie College, University of Oxford on Tuesday 24th October. NDG - Jimmy James...more