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APF 2014 Exhibition

The APF Exhibition is the UK's largest forestry, woodland and Arb exhibition, and in 2014 is at Ragley Estate, Alcester, from 18-20 September. Come and talk to us about skills, learning and woodland management. Take...more


New Qualifications Seanduffphiltanner Apf0914 Wndsc 0006
19 September 2014

The Royal Forestry Society (RFS) has launched two new qualifications to meet the skills needed by modern foresters. Phil Tanner, RFS Education Manager, worked with awarding body ABC to build the theory components of the...more
Jonathon Lester Lsa 170914 Wn
17 September 2014

Three extraordinary foresters - two from Shropshire and one from Leeds -  have received awards from the Royal Forestry Society (RFS). Between them they have clocked up more than 140 years experience. In Shropshire, Willey Estate Forestry...more
Counting Tree Rings Welbeckteaching Trees 2014 Rs
09 September 2014

As leaves begin to take on their autumn colours and trees prepare for winter, children are being inspired to care for local woodlands, thanks to the Royal Forestry Society's (RFS) unique Teaching Trees project. This...more
RFS Truncator Award for Inspirational Forestry Teaching
02 September 2014

The Royal Forestry Society (RFS) has teamed up with sawhorse specialists Truncator to turn the spotlight on to exceptional and innovative forestry teaching by offering a new award. Award winning sawhorse specialists Truncator joins forces with the...more
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