Join the ‘Woodland Into Management’ Event

At the Green Wood Centre, 16th March 2017, 9am – 4.30pm.

Adding Value To Our Woodlands.

With the objective of bringing neglected woods back into management, The Forestry Commission and Small Woods Association are proud to host a day of discussions and demonstrations for woodland owners, contractors and community woodland groups. The day will include:

Demonstrations of extraction equipment: Transforming woodlands with difficult access

  • Timber Arches
  • Quad Bikes
  • Alstor Forwarders
  • Portable Winches from Tread Lightly Forestry

Adding value to timber: The latest machinery and traditional crafts

  • Wood-Mizer Sawmill Operating
  • Hydraulic Log Splitting
  • Hookway Retort Kiln Charcoal Making
  • Fascine Making
  • Green Wood products with Neill Mapes

Discussions

  • Leader funding for Woodland equipment
  • Community woodland groups
  • Utilising volunteers in a woodland business

The event will be held at the Green Wood Centre, Coalbrookdale, Shropshire. Places are limited, so book well-before March 3rd to avoid disappointment. Lunch will also be provided by the Green Wood Café.

For full details or to book your place, contact Russell Critchley at russell.critchley@smallwoods.org.uk or call 01952 432769.


Alstor Forwarder:

Portable Winches:

Hydraulic Log Splitting:

Hookway Retort Kiln:

  

Green Wood products with Neill Mapes: