Demonstration: Hardwood Assesment

24 October

A Hardwood Assessment Demonstration (with a focus on oak woodland)

This event is now full, we are running it again at Falkland Estate on 7th November. If you wish to book please email amandacalvert@smallwoods.org.uk

10.30am-4pm

The day will cover the following areas:

  • How to grade timber
  • Methods of sale, risks, pitfalls
  • Exploring the market
  • Inspection of stems, species
  • Spotting problems in standing trees
  • General form of stems
  • Spotting faults, grading of laid logs
  • Sales information
  • Local usage

 

Venue: Fernoch Farm, Kilchrenan, Argyll

The event is free and lunch will be provided.

Outdoor clothing and footwear is essential.

Booking is essential. To book please email communications@smallwoods.org.uk or phone 01952 432769