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18 Apr 2018
Forestry can provide answers to many of the questions posed by the UK Government's consultation on the future of the rural economy after Brexit.
13 Apr 2018
The UK government is consulting on proposals for future land-use policy in England.
10 Apr 2018
A new era of productive planting in England could be the result if proposals for Forestry Investment Zones (FIZs) are delivered effectively.
09 Apr 2018
Have your say and complete the online survey by Friday 13 April.
New Management Plan Service Standard, submit your Woodland Improvement applications by the 13 April and check out the training opportunities on European Protected Species and Woodland Creation Design.
28 Mar 2018
Restrictions on the movement of sweet chestnut and oak materials within Devon and Dorset are changing.
23 Mar 2018
Schoolchildren today planted the first of 660,000 trees in England's largest forest for more than 30 years.
21 Mar 2018
Confor has reacted to the Scottish Parliament’s backing for the Forestry and Land Management (Scotland) Bill.
19 Mar 2018
Confor has reassured members that the impact of small, isolated findings of Phytophthora ramorum on Sitka spruce are likely to be “localised and minimal”.
02 Mar 2018
The finest farm woodlands in Scotland are being asked to step forward as part of a national awards programme.