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Growing Trees on Farm: the Beneficial Impact
Thu 1 June 2017, 09:30 – 15:00 BST
Thursday 1st June, 9.30am–3pm
A practical perspective, from initial design to planting, pruning, managing and processing.
Highlighting the benefits, the options, lessons learned, funding and future plans.
Includes a visit to a mixed farm to show the outcomes that can be achieved for the whole farm, 25 years on from planting a mixed conifer and broadleaved woodland.
Come along, see for yourself and discuss what trees can do for your business.
Speakers include David Atkinson, Snr Forestry Advisor, Edwin Thompson; Forestry Commission Scotland and Woodland Trust Scotland.
If you’re a farmer, forester or land manager, book your free place now: it’s open to all but we’re expecting this session to fill up quickly, and booking is absolutely essential. Use this online form, or if you prefer you can call Jane on 0131 666 2474, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. We'll give you exact venue details when you book.
If you aren't a farmer, forester or landmanager, your place will be charged at £40 + VAT - please call Jane on 0131 666 2474, or email email@example.com to arrange with us rather than using this online form.
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.