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    Wrekinshropshire Ukwas 250216 Wn
    16 March 2016

    The Royal Forestry Society asked members their views on the latest draft of the UK Woodland Assurance Standard and fed them back as part of the consultation process. The Society does not hold a position...more
    Drterrymabbett Jamescup2015 Wn010316news
    01 March 2016

    Author Dr Terry Mabbett has won the RFS James Cup for a second time after an article on the Restoration of Peri-urban Hazel Coppice Woodlands was voted Number One by a panel of RFS members....more
    Bentaylor Alecpyman 260216 Wn
    29 February 2016

    Ben Taylor, a Forest Manager with Scottish Woodlands Ltd, has won the Royal Forestry Society's (RFS) Alec Pyman Award after being named 'best student' in his forestry course at the University of Cumbria.   Ben...more
    Wrekinshropshire Ukwas 250216 Wn
    25 February 2016

    The Royal Forestry Society (RFS) is consulting with its Members as it prepares to feedback on the Government's final consultation on the UK Woodland Assurance Standard (UKWAS) Fourth Edition.   The standard certifies that woods...more
    Shade 2016 02 02 143223
    12 February 2016

    Dr Freia Bladon has joined the Quarterly Journal of Forestry (QJF) editorial team as Co-Editor (Commissioning), taking on responsibility for commissioning papers and features from across the forestry and woodland management sector from the July...more
    Agroforestry Credit Stephen Briggs Lr
    01 February 2016

    The Royal Forestry Society (RFS) is amongst signatories to an open letter to the Environment Secretary Liz Truss urging her to review support for agroforestry measures in England. Agroforestry is practice of integrating the cultivation...more
    Simon Lloyd Expertvoices 181114 Wn
    13 January 2016

    The Royal Forestry Society (RFS) has joined a call to create a Charter for Trees, Woods and People to place them at the centre of national decision making, and back at the heart of UK...more
    Davidgardner Raseeifsupport 12016 Wn
    12 January 2016

    The Royal Agricultural Society of England (RASE) and the Royal Forestry Society (RFS) have joined forces to launch a new Small and Farm Woodlands Excellence Award. The move renews a partnership between the two organisations...more
    Adam Todd Future Foresters Officer Web
    04 January 2016

    Adam Todd has been appointed our first Future Foresters Project Officer to inspire more people to take up careers in arboriculture, forestry and woodland management.  He will support and take the lead on a number...more
    21 December 2015

    Seasons Greetings from us all at the RFS Hay Barns, and a very Happy New Year.   more