PEFC endorsement 
good news for SA

The Programme for Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) has announced its endorsement of the South African Forestry Accreditation Scheme (SAFAS),

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Subscribe or re-subscribe to SA Forestry magazine HERE and you could win a Husqvarna 143R-II brushcutter. The Husqvarna 143R-II brushcutter

1,3 million tonnes paper recycled in 2017

Last year the paper recycling industry along with conscientious consumers and thousands of collectors kept 1,3 million tonnes of paper,

Don’t miss AGFO Expo 2018

Don’t miss the 2018 Agriculture and Forestry Expo (AGFO) which takes place at the Casterbridge Lifestyle Centre in White River,

Forestry Training Indaba

The Forest Industries Training Providers Association will host the 7th Forestry Industry Training Indaba in Pietermaritzburg on 5 October 2018.

Advanced forestry valuation course

Stellenbosch University, in collaboration with Margules Groome Consulting from Australia, will present an Advanced Forest Valuation course from 14 to

Forest Engineering Summer School

Registrations are now open for the International Forest Engineering Summer School 2018, being held near George from 19 November to

Positive outlook for timber

The timber and forestry industry remains one of the more consistent and better performing commodities in the Agri sector. It

Fire Management Symposium draws fire experts to Southern Cape

The School of Natural Resource Management of the Nelson Mandela University is hosting a Fire Management Symposium at the George

Bumper graduation at NMU George

Nelson Mandela University’s graduation season commenced on a high note with a record number of students successfully completing their studies.

The lightest heavyweight in its class

The MS 462 is the hot-off-the-press new chainsaw from STIHL, a global leader in chainsaw technology. This 70cc professional-grade model

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MTO contractor development making a difference

MTO Forestry’s contractor incubation programme strengthens contractor businesses in MTO’s forestry supply chain, adding value upstream and downstream and supporting

Ingeli Show 2018

The annual Ingeli Show featuring an exciting programme including exhibitions, food stalls, entertainment, a trail run and chainsaw competitions, will

Land reform and land ownership

South Africa’s agribusiness sector has long believed that land ownership should reflect far greater equitability and give effect to the

SAMAC joins forces with AGFO Expo 2018

The Southern African Macadamia Growers Association (SAMAC) has joined forces with the third annual Agriculture and Forestry Expo (AGFO Expo),

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Subscribe or re-subscribe to SA Forestry magazine and you could win this stylish picnic gear sponsored by Sappi, which includes:

SAF subscription competition winner

Winner of last month’s SA Forestry magazine Subscription Competition, Beneke de Wet from Wolfkloof, Swellendam, putting the Silky pruning saw

Uganda launches Africa first FSC National Forest Stewardship Standard

Uganda becomes the first country in Africa to publish the FSC National Forest Stewardship Standard (NFSS) based on Version 5

New pest and disease threats discovered in SA

The TPCP team at the University of Pretoria has been alerted to a potential new threat to Eucalyptus clones in KwaZulu-Natal, where

The changing face of forestry in the Lowveld

A lot of attention was focused on timber theft and related crimes in the Lowveld over the past few years,

Make it rain

Cloud seeding is the process of applying chemicals such as dry ice or silver iodide to clouds in order to

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Subscribe or re-subscribe to SA Forestry magazine and you could win this Silky Saw! The best-selling professional, heavy-duty, curved-blade hand

SAF Subscription Prize Winner

Congratulations to Dieter Ortmann from New Hanover, winner of the STIHL MS 382 chainsaw in the SA Forestry Subscription Competition.

Mulching of harvest residues is rapidly gaining ground in South African forestry, and is proving to be a game changer. Link in bio. Image courtesy of Savithi Mulching.

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