Diversification of species used in Irish forests
Irish foresters look to alternative conifers and broadleaves currently growing in Ireland to achieve a greater range of species diversification.
Climate change: the Scottish way
Stuart Goodall, Confor, outlines the Scottish approach to forestry as a climate change solution.
What we do with our timber
Irish timber production is forecast to increase from 3.7m to 6m cubic metres within six years. Donal Magner asks if we are making the best use of our timber resources.
The importance of a formal sale agreement when selling timber
A master timber sales agreement ensures security of timber movement and payment for all logs harvested by the Irish Timber Growers Association (ITGA), writes Donal Magner.