Pro Silva Ireland members talk Continuous Cover Forestry on ‘Ear to the Ground’ RTE TV

The Irish Ear to the Ground programme this week (Thursday 12 December 2019 – go to 16 minutes on the RTE Player, available until 11 January) interviewed Pro Silva Ireland members John Sherlock, Kevin O’Connell and others who demonstrated the benefits of forestry on John’s farm forestry land near Navan, County Meath.

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 …

Growing Quality in Native Woodlands

Pro Silva Ireland committee member and Teagasc forester Jonathan Spazzi took the stage at the Woodlands of Ireland Conference 2018 to show how Continuous Cover Forestry management can produce quality timber in native woodlands.