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
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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!
SA kept 3.9 million cubic metres of paper out of landfill in 2018
19 September, 2019
In 2018, South Africa recovered 1.285 million tonnes of recyclable
paper products, putting the country's paper recovery rate at 71.7%. This
is according to Anele Sololo, general manager of the country's paper
recycling association, RecyclePaperZA.
South African Forestry Sector Makes Chainsaw Training Safer With Virtual Reality
11 September, 2019
In a world first, trainee chainsaw
operators will soon be able
to use a virtual
reality (VR) application to test their theoretical
knowledge and hone their
skill in a simulated timber plantation. Developed by
Forestry South Africa (FSA),
the Fibre Processing and
Manufacturing Sector Education.
Forestry South Africa launches new infographic for Arbor Month
4 September, 2019
New infographic shows how forestry plays a role in sustaining the planet, its people and their prosperity
Registration of Higher Education Qualifications on the National Qualifications Framework
2 September, 2019
Diploma Forestry and
Advanced Diploma Wood
Technology have been accepted and are now on the NMU system. test