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James Broom Lr
20 February 2017

The launch of the RFS Viking Bursary 2017 is a unique opportunity for a student in forestry or a closely related discipline to receive up to £2000 towards the costs of research into trees and...more
Georgia Spooner 2 Profile Picture Lr
14 February 2017

The Royal Forestry Society's successful Teaching Trees project for primary schools has added Gloucestershire to the list of counties it now operates in. Teaching Trees offers schools two-hour sessions in local woods with a range...more
Rfs Chief Executive Simon Lloyd Lr
20 January 2017

We need a different approach to grant funding if we are to be able to meet the Government target of 12 % woodland cover in England, RFS Chief Executive Simon Lloyd has told the Environment,...more
Amy Jackson Head And Shoulders
09 January 2017

The Royal Forestry Society (RFS) has strengthened its Board of Trustees with the arrival of three new trustees: David Gwillam, who has owned and operated Prees Heath Forest Nurseries since 1979 and brings a wealth of knowledge...more
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