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11 Sep 2017
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08 Sep 2017
Confor has welcomed Nicola Sturgeon’s new Programme for Government as a “very positive sign that forestry is at the heart of rural policy thinking” in Scotland.
07 Sep 2017
A new timber security leaflet to encourage good practice and deliver best value for the entire supply chain has been launched by Confor.
05 Sep 2017
Confor is proud to be an associate partner at this year's Timber Expo on 10-12 October in Birmingham.
01 Sep 2017
Confor has promised to step up its work to revitalise the forestry sector in Wales after a “very positive” response to a new report by the Welsh Government.
Consultation closes on 30th of September.
25 Aug 2017
The opportunity for Scottish forestry to provide more low-carbon housing is the central theme for the latest in Confor's popular policy conferences in Scotland.
22 Aug 2017
Confor has promised to maintain pressure on the UK government to increase planting rates in England after latest figures showed the 2015-2020 target could be missed by FIVE MILLION trees.
18 Aug 2017
Confor has called on the Scottish Government to include an ambition for woodland expansion in new forestry legislation.
15 Aug 2017
Reminder on the Woodland Creation Planning Grant threshold reduction, Progress on Countryside Stewardship 2017 applications and Rural Payments - Digital Mapping updates.