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New Zealand Tree Grower, February 2016

  • Special purpose timbers research project
    Peter Berg
    Scion’s diverse species programme came to an end a year or so ago. At this time a number of people in the forest growing community became concerned that initiatives in…
  • Road shows about the forest grower levy
    Hamish Levack
    The forest grower levy was established at the beginning of 2014 and has had a significant effect. Before the levy was introduced the few large corporate forest owners contributed voluntarily…
  • Is there an environmentally acceptable alternative to wood?
    Wink Sutton
    In the 1990s I was on a two-year secondment to the Canadian Forest Service from Fletcher Challenge Forests. On a mid-term return to New Zealand I had a meeting with…
  • President's Comment
    Dean Satchell
    Under the NZFFA constitution the immediate past president continues to be on the executive committee for a year after vacating office. This is to provide an opportunity for the incoming…

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