Tag Archives: Forestry

Renewed calls for NZ forestry safety

A union for workers in the wood industries welcomed a major development in the case for an inquiry into forestry safety. Sources: Scoop NZ, First Union, AAP, ASN
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NZ Institute of Forestry wants policies

The New Zealand Institute of Forestry says 100,000 hectares of forestry has been lost in the past decade because of un-coordinated government policies. Source: Radio New Zealand
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WA forestry minister frustrated with industry

Western Australia’s Forestry Minister Terry Redman expressed frustration over the problems at Whittakers Timber Mill in Greenbushes. Source: Donnybrook Mail
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Tasmanian forestry money, for nothing

The Federal Government is under pressure to say how it will hand out Tasmania’s $ 100 million regional development fund. Source: ABC News
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NZ Institute of Forestry conference

Forestry professionals will head to the centre of dairy farming country at the end of this month to attend the NZ Institute of Forestry’s annual conference “The Place of Forests in Collaborative Land Use Decisions”. Source: Scoop NZ
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New Zealand Farm Forestry Association awards

North Canterbury owners of a Parnassus farm admired for its trees by passing motorists have won the South Island Foresters of the Year award. Sources: Scoop NZ, Fairfax NZ
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Mirvac selling forestry land

The Mirvac Group is selling one of the last of its legacy funds management assets – more than 20,000 hectares of forestry land held by Australian Sustainable Forestry Investors. Source: The Land
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New forestry board meets in Mount Gambier

A new look forestry board met for the first time in Mount Gambier yesterday and is expected to drive strategic advice and recommendations for the future of the $ 1b-plus sector. Source: The Border Watch
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Burnie Council profits from Forestry Tasmania stockpile

A prime industrial site in Burnie will become a holding yard for Forestry Tasmania’s stockpile of export logs. Source: The Mercury
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Frustrations vented at Forestry SA

Bundaleer North landholders took the opportunity to vent their frustrations at a CFS meeting in Jamestown last week, over what they see as inadequacies in the fire prevention strategies of Forestry SA. Source: Northern Argus
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