Pro Silva Ireland joining Ireland’s Woodland Festival 2019

The first Ireland Woodland Festival, organised by the Western Forestry Co-op, will take place on Sunday the 25th August from 12 noon to 6pm at the Killegar Estate, Carrigallen in South Leitrim in the heart of the Lakeland country. The…

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 …