Don’t give pests and diseases an easy ride
Becki Gawthorpe, Biosecurity Outreach Officer with the Forestry Commission, discusses the pests and diseases Future Foresters may face.
Planting for diversity
Tony Bird is passionate about planting a diverse range of tree species on his estate in Warwickshire after seeing the devastation left by Dutch Elm disease and encountering ash die back and cankers and blight on horse chestnuts.
Pests and Diseases: Threats to our tree populations
Adam Sharman has led RFS Workshops on Tree Health - Pests and Diseases. Here he asks whether you are ready for the challenges ahead.