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    Jamescup2014 Billevans 250215 Wn
    25 February 2015

    A Herefordshire woodland owner has added another award to a growing list, winning the 2014 James Cup from the Royal Forestry Society (RFS) for an article on Growing Good Oak. In the article in the...more
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    17 February 2015

    Book now! Places on our 2015 Whole Society Meeting (WSM) study tour from 12-15 May in Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire and Hertfordshire are proving popular. The deadline for booking your place is 27 March. The event is...more
    Greysquirrels Supportnfc 090215 Cpt
    09 February 2015

    The Royal Forestry Society (RFS) is supporting the National Forest Company (NFC)'s new Grey Squirrel Strategy and is looking forward to working in active collaboration with other owners to protect woodlands in the region from...more
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    02 February 2015

    A new forestry qualification developed by the Royal Forestry Society (RFS) with qualifications provider ABC has proved just the ticket for one charity in Kent helping people move into the sector. The Horticultural Correspondence College...more
    Simon Lloyd Expertvoices 181114 Wn
    22 January 2015

    A survey of RFS members has revealed qualified support for new Defra policy on grey squirrel control in England.    RFS Chief Executive Simon Lloyd says: "In general, our members welcome the new policy which...more
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    06 January 2015

    We are looking for the very best woodlands in Wales with the RFS Excellence in Forestry Awards featuring six high-value prize categories. Deadlines for entries is Friday 6 March 2015. The Woodland Creation Excellence Award is being sponsored by Natural...more
    New Staff Zoecorinnecaroline 050115 Wn
    05 January 2015

    The Royal Forestry Society (RFS) has appointed three new members of staff as it strengthens the services offered to members and grows its educational projects. Chief Executive Simon Lloyd says: "These are exciting times for...more
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    18 December 2014

    More than 30 students - some just starting out in forestry, others well established, and a few changing careers - received awards from the RFS and its Divisions during 2014. RFS Education Manager Phil Tanner...more
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    16 December 2014

    Coleg Gwent in Usk is putting students in the forefront of research, becoming the first to launch Conifers for Colleges in Wales - a unique programme led by the Royal Forestry Society (RFS) to ensure...more
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    11 December 2014

    Plumpton College in East Sussex has become the first to launch Conifers for Colleges in the South of England. Conifers for Colleges is our flagship education and research programme, bringing colleges and students together with specialist...more