Tag Archives: Forestry

Inaugural Māori Forestry Forum

New Zealand politician Jo Goodhew welcomed the Maori Forestry Forum – the first of its kind held and spoke at the event. Source: Scoop
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Forestry SA chief on the timber industry in the South East

Forestry SA’s new chief executive, Adrian Hatch, joined ABC Mornings to discuss the role and future of Forestry SA and the timber industry in the south-east. Source: ABC
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Chinese visit Tumut to learn forestry

A Chinese delegation visited the Tumut region in New South Wales to gain an insight into forest management, environmental rehabilitation, forest technology and reafforestation techniques. Source: Southern Cross
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Election means extra help for Tassie forestry

The Federal Government is pledging extra assistance for Tasmanian forestry workers to retrain. Sources: ABC News, The Examiner
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Forestry industry campaigning in 21 electorates

The Australian forestry industry is running a campaign in 21 marginal electorates around Australia to gauge candidates’ support for a number of policy areas. Source: ABC Rural
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New Forestry Tasmania CEO

The chairman of Forestry Tasmania (FT), Bob Annells, announced that Steve Whiteley had been appointed by the board as the organisation’s new chief executive. Sources: Timberbiz, ABC News
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More federal funding to help bed down forestry peace deal

The Federal Government is spending another $ 2 million to build community support for the forest peace deal. Source: ABC News
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Farm forestry dinners learning events

Annual farm forestry dinners are an opportunity for private forest owners and others to meet and share experiences as well as to learn about topical issues. Source: Timberbiz

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A serious look at future for forestry and wood products

Two internationally recognised speakers will head the team of high profile Pacific Rim, Australian and New Zealand speakers and panelists DANA 2013. Source: Timberbiz
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Greens out on a limb on forestry policy

The Australian Forest Products Association has slammed the Greens policy to oppose native forestry and wood chipping as naïve, unfounded in science and impractical. Source: Timberbiz
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