Tree planting and establishment

3 February

This is a 1 day course to learn the techniques for planting and establishing trees for large and small planting schemes. The course will help you identify suitable tree species for your planting scheme, the correct size and techniques of planting to increase success.

The course will cover:

  • selection and sourcing of quality tree stock
  • looking after tree stock pre -planting
  • understanding soil and site conditions and site preparation,
  • planting techniques,
  • weed and pest control.
  • after care and maintenance

Course Tutor:  Bob Smith is an experienced forestry practitioner and tutor with many years experience working for the Forestry Commission and as Forestry contractor.

BOOKING AND PAYMENT OPTIONS: email FayHurford@smallwoods.org.uk or call Fay on 01952 432769

FURTHER INFORMATION: email richardthomason@smallwoods.org.uk or call Richard on      07964 934556.

Special offer for our members: 20% off all course fees! Please contact Richard or Fay on the details above to get your discount.

 

 

Course cost: £ 75.00


 

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