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NZ storms grounds one million tonnes of timber

Foresters are still assessing the damage to Canterbury plantations from the violent windstorm last month and estimate it has left more than one million tonnes of timber on the ground. Source: Radio New Zealand
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Hyne Timber sells to Superior Wood

Changing business conditions have forced Hyne Timber to sell its Imbil and Melawondi operations in the Mary Valley to Superior Wood Pty Ltd. Source: Fraser Coast Chronicle
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Indonesia and Europe sign timber agreement

The EU has signed the Collaboration Agreement on a Voluntary Partnership Agreement on Forest Law Enforcement Governance and Trade (FLEGT-VPA). Source: Indonesian Ministry of Forestry
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Brick shortage grows timber industry in UK

Some developers are seeking alternative construction methods because of a shortage in brick supplies across the UK according to a house builder. Source: Inside Housing UK
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US timber sold to pay for health care

Older mid-Willamette Valley landowners in the US who have to sell timber from their forest lands to pay for health care could get an alternative. Source: The Seattle Times
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Yarra Ranges no longer a Timber Town

Yarra Ranges Mayor Jim Child said small rural towns would miss out on vital support because of a decision by councillors to not rejoin Timber Towns Victoria. Sources: News Limited, The Herald-Sun
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New timber treatment plant in Melbourne

Casey Council in Victoria has given grudging support to development of a timber treatment plant to be located Narre Warren an outer Melbourne suburb. Sources: Berwick Leader, Herald Sun
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Order your timber online in Melbourne

Serano Timber in Dandenong, Melbourne launched its new hardware and outdoor timber supplies store for online purchases. Source: Newswire
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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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Timber industry in US is confident again

Pine trees abound in the rolling hills of north and central Louisiana, and much of our economic fortune over the years has come from this sustainable resource. Source: The News-Star
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