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New Zealand Tree Grower, August 2016

  • Forest biosecurity surveillance What does GIA mean for the little guys?
    Bill Dyck
    Commercial plantation forestry has entered a new era with a Government Industry Agreement on biosecurity incursions. The NZ Forest Owners Association was the formal signatory for the forestry industry when…
  • Monocultures are natural
    Wink Sutton
    Some environmentalists have criticised plantations because they are almost always monocultures. Monocultures are claimed to be unnatural. Are they? Is there evidence that monocultures do not occur in nature. This…
  • President's Comment
    Dean Satchell
    Developments continue in the levy space, with a significant level of new research being proposed by the joint research committee, particularly genetics research. Consideration is also being given to ownership…

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