20 November, 2013
Last ICFR Occasional Seminar for 2013.
Report back from IUFRO WP 2.08.03 Conference:
"Joining silvicultural and genetic strategies to minimize Eucalyptus environmental stresses: from research to practice"
Speakers: Tammy Swain & Joel Cele (ICFR)
Dr Jacob Crous (Sappi)
This seminar discusses presentations by plenary speakers, contents of the themes of the conference and the mid-conference tour.
The focus will be on Tree Improvement, Wood Properties Research and Nursery Techniques.
addition, highlights of two post-conference tours that were attended by
the speakers will be presented including silvicultural aspects (site
preparation, planting, fertilisation, weed control) and research trials
DATE: Friday 29 September 2013
VENUE: ICFR Conference Room, ICFR, Pietermaritzburg
TIME: 14h15 for 14h30 -15h00
Tea and coffee will be available on arrival.
Further details and a map to the venue are attached.
RSVP to Sally Upfold (firstname.lastname@example.org) or 033-3862314
are welcome, please join us for this event, and pass this information
on to any of your colleagues who may be interested in attending.
Sally J Upfold (MSc)
Institute for Commercial Forestry Research (ICFR)
Tel: +27 - 33 - 386 2314
Fax: +27 - 33 - 386 8905