Invitation - Forest Sector Charter Council Workshops
5 November, 2019
The Forest Sector Charter Council will
be hosting a series of workshops in forestry provinces aimed at
improving understanding of the Amended Forest Sector Codes
amongst forestry professionals and entrepreneurs/contractors.
Bushula's forestry business uplifts small-scale farmers
31 October, 2019
An award-winning forester is set on growing the industry in his small town of Stutterheim in the Eastern Cape. Mlungisi
Bushula (30) was this year awarded the best Forestry Excellence Award
in the large-scale category at the Department of Agriculture, Forestry
and Fisheries' Youth in Agriculture.
Lonza – Tried, Tested and Trusted
30 October, 2019
For over 80 years, Lonza Wood Protection has
been pioneering and developing customer and market focused preservative and fire-retardant
protection technologies for timber. "When you have global credibility of this
scale, the bar is set high for local success.
ITC-SA reverses dormancy resolution
28 October, 2019
The Institute for Timber
Construction South Africa (ITC-SA) reverses its resolution of dormancy following
overwhelming feedback from various quarters of the structural timber industry,
the full spectrum of its membership as well as government departments.
Safire now offers extended cover for macadamia producers
22 October, 2019
Insurance has announced that its macadamia cover has been extended to offer
wider protection for producers of this increasingly popular crop.
"Since 1987, Safire's Crop
Division has provided timber growers with sustainable plantation insurance
Ellepot Transplant Success!
15 October, 2019
Ellepot South Africa has been working with leading forestry nurseries in
South Africa for the past two years and are encouraged by the feedback
from foresters who have used the product. Nurseries manufacture Ellepots
on site and grow their plants in a degradable paper sleeve...
Mondi Trading Update
15 October, 2019
update provides an overview of our financial performance and
financial position since the half year ended 30 June 2019,
based on management information up to 30 September 2019.
These results have not been audited or reviewed by Mondi's
Institute for Timber Construction South Africa (ITC-SA) prepares to enter dormancy
7 October, 2019
more than 45
years ago to
and advance the
consumers, the Institute for Timber Construction South Africa
body for the
Outcome in Melmoth-case huge success
1 October, 2019
Agri SA is elated about the outcome of the
Melmoth case in favour of the landowners this week. The
outcome brings some comfort to concerned landowners
regarding the manner in which experts will deal with the
concept of just and equitable compensation.
TIPWG Newsletter September 2019
26 September, 2019
Spring is finally in the air, or at least it appears to be on social media - with every other post celebrating the end of what feels like a very long winter! This has given us a great idea for Arbor Week 2019 - read on to find out more!