Teagasc promotes Continuous Cover Forestry in Ireland

The growing interest in continuous cover forestry in Ireland is reflected by a new information guide from Teagasc (the Agricultural and Food Development Authority of Ireland).  Details of Continuous Cover Forestry supports can be found on their  website here Teagasc…

Pro Silva Ireland supporting early career forestry professionals

Pro Silva Ireland have had a lot of success supporting early career professionals interested in silviculture with developing their skills/research, in return for them helping as research assistants in the forest. The TranSSFor project, more formally titled “Transformation of Sitka…

Crown thinning is Sitka spruce in TranSSFor Project (Ted Wilson)

Report on Pro Silva Ireland early stage transformation in Ballycullen farm forest conifer plantation

The Pro Silva Ireland 2019 Spring Field Day was held on April 27th in Ballycullen Forest in Ashford, Co. Wicklow and was kindly hosted by Sandra and Lasse Jorgensen. Padriag O Tuama has written a report on the day below …