Woodland: Making it Work for You

21 July 2018

Woodland: Making it Work for You: Creation, management and funding

Saturday 21st July, 12.30pm – 4.15pm at Achaphubuil, Fort William

A practical walk and talk afternoon event exploring the benefits of woodland creation, management and funding opportunities. Includes discussion on riparian and shelter belt planting, agroforestry and how to manage existing woodland. Come along to hear and discuss what trees can do for you. Speakers include Iona Hyde of Woodland Trust Scotland, Ian Collier from Forestry Commission Scotland and Michael Foxley of Achaphubuil Croft. Free to farmers, crofters, foresters and land managers. Lunch will be provided. The Camusnagaul Ferry  (£3.60 return) will take you over as required, then it’s a short walk to Treslaig village hall where the event will start.

Book online, call Jane on 0131 666 2474, or email.

Funding for this activity is made available through the SRDP Knowledge Transfer and Innovation Fund (which is jointly funded by the Scottish Government and the European Union), with partner funding from Quality Meat Scotland, Forestry Commission Scotland, Innovative Farmers and The Prince of Wales’s Charitable Foundation.