The new activist group ‘Markets for Change’ is barking up the wrong tree in its campaign against Australian grown forest products (Bid to stop sale of native timbers targets retailers page 3, SMH 9 May).
Forest Industries 2011, as the centrepiece of the national Winning With Wood innovation showcase,
will stage a three-day “festival of wood” in the lead-up to Rugby World Cup 2011. FI2011 will include a special industry conference focusing on innovative products, designs and new devel
Federal Innovation Minister Senator Kim Carr and South Australian Industry Minister Tom Koutsantonis are encouraging South Australian businesses to help boost jobs and innovation in the State's south-east.
Treasurer Jack Snelling announced today that the South Australian Government intends to proceed with the forward sale of three forest rotations in the South‐East after recommendations submitted in a Regional Impact Statement prepared by ACIL Tasman. These recommendations are a t
May 25 - 26: 3rd UK Biochar Conference
After the two previous successful events in April 2009 and 2010 that drew together a diverse audience of more than 100 biochar researchers and practitioners, the third conference will take place in the historical settings of the city of Edinbur
FORESTRY TASMANIA staff were prevented from going to as a group of extremists laid siege to FT Hobart headquarters. It was the latest in a series of protests by the renegade group, Huon Valley Environment Centre, throughout the state.
This event will be the premier stage for the active promotion of discussion around the challenge of housing the growing
populations of Australia’s capital cities.
It is vital to ensure there are plans and strategies in place that allow Australia’s capital cities to meet the new home