By Fanie Viljoen – CEO, Novelquip Forestry The South African forestry industry has lost a stalwart in Dr Jacob Cornelus
Five South African universities have partnered with local and international stakeholders to introduce cutting edge, climate-smart forestry and entrepreneurship to
The Stellenbosch University Forest Operation Research and Forest Productivity team recently launched an on-line Time and Productivity Development short course
Fort Cox Agriculture and Forestry Training Institute (formerly known as Fort Cox College of Agriculture and Forestry) has added an
After almost 150 years of concrete and steel, the world is returning to wood. This time around it is Cross
‘Towards Modernised Silviculture’ is the focus of a free webinar presented by the Forestry Department of Nelson Mandela University on
There is no doubt that this pandemic stretched our limits in many ways. Even though forestry is considered essential services,
The establishment of a training academy at a remote rural village in southern KwaZulu-Natal is set to unlock the human
SARM to see continent’s Forestry students, stakeholders converge at Mandela University in George... The Student Forestry Association from Mandela University
The SA Forestry Contractors Association (SAFCA) is the second oldest association in forestry in South Africa after Forestry South Africa
A group of young people from eMbonisweni and Hazyview in the White River region of Mpumalanga have recently completed MTO’s
Stellenbosch University, in collaboration with Margules Groome Consulting from Australia, will present an Advanced Forest Valuation course from 14 to
Nelson Mandela University’s graduation season commenced on a high note with a record number of students successfully completing their studies.
Forestry Sector and training stakeholders met in Pietermaritzburg in January to review progress in the development of forestry qualifications. The
International forestry students get an overview of forestry in SA... By Zamadlamini Dlamini, NMU forestry student. Photos by Ambani Tshidzumba,
A comprehensive business management training programme to be delivered in Piet Retief and Hilton (KwaZulu-Natal) is now open for applications.
CMO will be presenting two short courses on ‘Biomass Harvesting for Energy’ in Mpumalanga during November. Two international experts in
This year the Working with Wood Show, held in partnership with the Association of Woodturners South Africa (AWSA), is to
The Higher Certificate in Veldfire Management – the only course of its kind in the country – has been going
NMMU’s 2016 graduation season was held at the Civic Centre in George recently. A record number of students were awarded
A 10% growth in graduates at both post and undergraduate level, and a 44% increase in the number of distinctions, was cause for celebration at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University’s recent graduation ceremony in George...