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Let’s talk about the management of our forests

Victorians are being encouraged to have their say on the sustainable management of our forests as part of the five-yearly review of the Victorian Regional Forest Agreements (RFAs).  Source: Timberbiz The Australian and Victorian governments have released the Report on Progress with Im
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Forest owners say below minimum wage rates ‘unacceptable’

New Zealand’s Forest Owners Association has taken a strong stand on pay rate breaches by forest planting contractors. Source: Timberbiz FOA President Peter Clark said a recent MBIE audit of pay rates and conditions in three forest regions has revealed what appeared to be widespr
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