Tag Archives: Forestry

Food for thought at NZ forestry breakfast

The dangers of the bush provided food for thought for a large block of forestry workers in New Zealand. Source: The Otago Times
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Report a furphy about Tassie forestry

The Australia Institute (TAI) continues its history of using dubious numbers to push a green agenda according to Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Agriculture Senator Richard Colbeck. Sources: Timberbiz, Herald Sun, ABC News
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Report in on SA forestry sector

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, at the request of the South Australian State Government, studied the condition of the forest sector industries in the Green Triangle region. Sources: Science Daily, Finnbay
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Forestry contractors shut down, 182 notices handed out

Two Waikato-based forestry contractors have been shut down due to an “imminent danger of serious harm or death”. Sources: Stuff.co.nz, Fairfax NZ News

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Macquarie Group to manage forestry

The Macquarie Group has struck a deal with BRI Ferrier offering to manage hundreds of millions of dollars worth of forestry assets nationally for the new owners of Forest Enterprises Australia. Source: The Australian
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ABARES report shows forestry hit hard

An ABARES report has exposed the ousted Labor-Green Government for mismanagement of the Australian forest industry according to Senator Richard Colbeck. Source: Timberbiz
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NZ forestry death renews calls for actions

The eighth death in New Zealand’s forests this year has renewed calls for more action from the Government. Source: Stuff.co.nz, Fairfax NZ News

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NSW Forestry Corp donates timber

The Forestry Corporation of NSW has donated five high quality locally sourced sawlogs and a bark canoe to be auctioned at the Shoalhaven Timber Festival in Milton/Ulladulla for the Dunn & Lewis Youth Development Foundation. Source: 4-Traders
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Grazing and forestry friends with benefits

Grazing and forestry may not be the strange bedfellows many believe them to be. Source: North Queensland Register
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Inquests in NZ forestry deaths

A coroner will hold a series of inquests into forestry workers’ deaths with the aim of identifying systemic issues within the country’s deadliest industry. Source: The New Zealand Herald
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