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    Waw Instructor Jens Haufe Photo
    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
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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
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    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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    06 June 2017

    From the magnificent Carburton and Clumber Woods near Worksop in Nottinghamshire to the tiny Foundry Wood in Leamington Spa in Warwickshire, this year's Excellence in Forestry Awards have once again revealed inspiring tales of forestry,...more
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    10 April 2017

    The Royal Forestry Society has submitted written evidence to the Climate Change, Environment and Rural Affairs Committee of the National Assembly for Wales inquiry into forestry and woodland policy in Wales. Our evidence includes a...more
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    03 April 2017

    Ted Green MBE, one of the country’s leading authorities on Ancient Trees, woodland fungi, forest soils and associated micro-organisms, has received the Royal Forestry Society's (RFS) Gold Medal for Distinguished Services to Forestry from RFS President Sophie...more
    Charter Sign
    27 March 2017

    Today sees the launch of 10 guiding principles for the future of trees, woods and people, drawn from more than 50,000 stories submitted by members of the public. The principles reveal the role of trees...more