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28 October 2017
'We can no longer stick our heads in the sand - Ophelia was linked to climate change'   by Claire Fox  More...

21 October 2017
'Paying farmers more than non-farmers for forestry 'not an option' – Creed'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

20 October 2017
'Why recent Budget measures are a game changer for energy crops'   by Louise Hogan  More...

17 October 2017
'Budget 2018: Allocations for forestry, organics and more'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

12 October 2017
'Budget 2018: Allocations for forestry, organics and more'   by Sylvester Phelan  More...

4 October 2017
'Planting land in forestry is almost seen as a failure in Ireland'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

2 October 2017
'Department confirms one farmer in receipt of in excess of €500,000 in forestry payments'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

29 September 2017
'Farmers to be offered 20 year contracts to grow energy crops'   by Louise Hogan  More...

27 September 2017
'Ireland's new forestry programme – what’s in it for farmers?'    More...

26 September 2017
'Forestry companies now dominating land sales in parts of the west'   by Jim O'Brien  More...

23 September 2017
'Why you can't fire up your chainsaw anymore until paperwork is completed'   by Steven Meyen  More...

11 September 2017
'You'll get better value from your forestry crop if you thin it right'    More...

10 September 2017
'Irish farmers need to get over their aversion towards planting trees'   by Ann Fitzgerald   More...

28 August 2017
'Free events on forestry harvesting'   by Steven Meyen  More...

22 August 2017
'Ireland faces 'real challenges' in meeting its climate objectives - Naughten'   by Margaret Donnelly  More...

22 August 2017
'Teagasc in search for trees resistant to ash disease'   by Claire Fox  More...

6 August 2017
'Farmers demand Government publish names of those getting forestry payments'   by Louise Hogan  More...

29 July 2017
'Your questions answered on forestry - Eligibility, Basic Payment, maintenance and income issues'   by Steven Meyen  More...

25 July 2017
'Outsiders investing in forestry 'threat to fabric of rural life' claim farmers'   by Louise Hogan  More...

23 July 2017
'A premium opportunity: Why now is an ideal time for farmers to consider forestry'   by Steven Meyen  More...

20 June 2017
'Andrew Doyle to remain Minister of State at Department of Agriculture'   by Philip Ryan and Niall O'Connor  More...

11 June 2017
'New legislation introduces single licence for tree felling'   by Steven Mayen  More...

9 June 2017
'Forestry advice: Spruce trees are showing all the signs of damage from green aphids'   by Steven Mayen  More...

6 June 2017
'Forestry planting by non-farmers up 150pc'   by Ciaran Moran and Claire Mc Cormack  More...

31 May 2017
'Forestry investors continue to drive marginal land sales'   by Louise Hogan  More...

20 May 2017
'It's only a matter of time before there is another wild fire outbreak, farm leaders warn'   by Claire Mc Cormack  More...

17 May 2017
'Farmers 'will lose farm payments' if land burnt illegally'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

16 May 2017
'Did fear over forestry lead activists to start wildfires?'   by Claire Mc Cormack  More...

15 May 2017
'Government accused of negligence over gorse firess'   by Barry Roche  More...

15 May 2017
'Over €6m was spent by State tackling gorse fires in recent years'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

15 May 2017
'Man loses complaint that planned forestry would obstruct internet service'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

14 May 2017
'Agriculture committee unveil radical forestry CO2 proposals'   by Sarah Collins  More...

13 May 2017
'Coillte’s State dividend was small – but also perfectly formed'    More...

11 May 2017
'Forestry is Brexit-prone'    More...

8 May 2017
'Dry weather and vandalism behind recent forest fires which have caused millions in damage - Coilte'   by Kathy Armstrong  More...

8 May 2017
'Major forest fire in Galway threatens wind farm'   by Fiona Gartland  More...

7 May 2017
'Coillte's latest scheme offers an additional 20 years of forestry payments'   by Martin O'Sullivan  More...

30 April 2017
'Getting young trees off to a good start'   by Steven Meyen  More...

24 April 2017
'Gorse fire under control after sweeping across 350 acres in Cork'   by Olivia Kelleher  More...

23 April 2017
'Illegal fires across north Kerry and west Cork destroy forestry and nesting areas'    More...

7 April 2017
'Wildfire alert as temperatures set to soar this weekend'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

4 April 2017
'€35m Hen Harrier scheme grounded by contract delays'   by Claire Mc Cormack  More...

2 April 2017
'See the strict Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) eligibility criteria forestry owners must meet'   by Steven Meyen  More...

31 March 2017
'Farmers' land have been sterilised to protect the Hen Harrier'   by Margaret Donnelly  More...

27 March 2017
'Devastating weekend for 'illegal' wild fires across Ireland'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

14 March 2017
'Plans for new financial supports to encourage farmers to grow energy crops'   by Claire Mc Cormack  More...

4 March 2017
'Forest fire hazards can be tamed by co-ordinated community approach'   by Steven Meyen  More...

1 March 2017
'Forestry discussion groups launched in the southwest'   by Claire McCormack  More...

28 February 2017
'Macra under fire on forestry 'bubble' claim'   by Claire McCormack  More...

25 February 2017
'Coillte halts plans for tree-felling in the Dublin mountains'   by Harry McGee  More...

21 February 2017
'Hunters should be brought in to cull up 50,000 deer in Wicklow - report'   - Farming Independent Team  More...

18 February 2017
'Bid to grow 'agroforestry' locally'   - The Corkman More...

15 February 2017
'Analysis: New investment deal for forestry is welcome but the devil will be in the detail'   by Joe Barry  More...

14 February 2017
'Finnish investor's arrival will drive forestry land prices to €5,500/ac'   - Farming Independent Team  More...

12 February 2017
'Farmers won’t be able to compete with multinationals buying land for forestry'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

11 February 2017
'Over 7,000ha of forestry to be planted under Afforestation Programme this year'   by Amy Forde  More...

8 February 2017
'Ireland faces 'significant challenge' in meeting climate change target'   by Sarah Collins  More...

5 February 2017
'Irish forestry sector to double in size over the next 10 years'   - Agriland  More...

3 February 2017
'European Investment Bank confirms multi-million backing for Irish forestry'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

3 February 2017
'EIB announces two multi-million euro forestry investments'   by Charlie Taylor  More...

2 February 2017
'What are the priorities for forestry owners at different stages of the growth cycle'   by Steven Meyen  More...

31 January 2017
'Farmers must be paid on all land set aside under the Afforestation Scheme'   by Claire Mc Cormack  More...

29 January 2017
'Department to outline planned deer cull to Wicklow farmers'   - Agriland  More...

22 January 2017
'There's no way you can make money from beef these days'   by Ken Whelan  More...

22 January 2017
'Ireland's forestry sector contributes €2.3 billion to the Irish economy'   - Agriland  More...

19 January 2017
'Could this new tool help maximise returns for forest owners?'   by Conor Finnerty  More...

19 January 2017
'Doyle launches New Felling Guidance Tool to help maximise returns from Forestry'   - Press Release  More...

19 January 2017
'Irish forestry minister visits Glennon Brothers’ Fermoy mill'   - Timber Trades Journal  More...

14 January 2017
'We can't see wood for trees when it comes to thinnings'   by Joe Barry  More...

11 January 2017
'Tighter regulations a threat to forestry plantings target'   by Claire Mc Cormack  More...

10 January 2017
'Check out forestry options at dedicated clinics'   by Steven Meyen  More...

10 January 2017
'Land prices are on the floor in Connacht - only forestry securing the foundations'   by Jim O'Brien  More...

3 January 2017
'Teagasc introduces regular forestry advisory clinics for Co Leitrim'     More...

30 December 2016
'All you need to know about the latest forestry grants available'     More...

29 December 2016
'Facts and figures: Are beef and sheep farmers better off planting forestry in their land?'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

16 December 2016
'Scientists share €28m in agri-food and forestry funding'   by Joe Dermody  More...

15 December 2016
'Concern in Cavan as 53% of forestry is being planted by non farmers'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

15 December 2016
'Low prices forcing beef farmers to switch grazing land to forestry'   by Declan O'Brien  More...

11 December 2016
'Increasing numbers of city-based people seeking to buy forestry'   by Joe Barry  More...

10 December 2016
'Forestry returns have the potential to enhance farm financial fitness'   by Amy Forde  More...

7 December 2016
'UK forestry company targets Irish growers'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

5 December 2016
'The value of broadleaves goes far beyond hard cash'   by Joe Barry  More...

1 December 2016
'How forestry pays dividends in both the long and short term'   by Diarmuid Cohalan   More...

28 November 2016
'Doyle Welcomes Initiative to Facititate Forest Certification'   - Press Release  More...

22 November 2016
'Requirements for new forestry plantations are too strict and lack flexibility - IFA'   by Darragh McCullough  More...

21 November 2016
'Ireland is losing its battle to save ash trees from killer fungus'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

19 November 2016
'Taking the broader view when it comes to trees...'   by Joe Barry  More...

19 November 2016
'Demand for timber is exceeding supply so forestry is worth a look'     More...

17 November 2016
'IFA say afforestation environmental measures too stringent'   by Aaron Moran  More...

13 November 2016
'Talking Hardwoods' at Teagasc Forestry Development'     More...

12 November 2016
'Monumental task of replanting forests on 'landscape-scale''   by Paddy Woodworth   More...

31 October 2016
'Private nursery sector reaping the rewards of long-term birch research'   by Steven Meyen  More...

19 October 2016
'Minister Doyle Launches Timber Forecast and GIS Portal'   - Press Release  More...

28 September 2016
'Talking timber at marketing events around Ireland'   by Steven Meyen  More...

13 September 2016
'Forest ire - big businesses at loggerheads with farmers in Leitrim'   by Claire Mc Cormack  More...

12 September 2016
'Ireland could face €5.5bn climate bill by 2030, says expert'   by Eoin Burke-Kennedy  More...

10 September 2016
'Getting the most from your forest'   by Tom Houlihan  More...

6 September 2016
'Financial aid plan for forests damaged by 2013-14 storms'   by Eoghan MacConnell  More...

3 September 2016
'Uncontrolled gorse can be a problem'   by Myles Buchanan  More...

1 September 2016
'Small scale forestry now a real option'   by Kieran Coughlan  More...

31 August 2016
'Thinning to fatten profits'   by Steven Meyen  More...

31 August 2016
'Valuable opportunity to talk timber and all things forestry'     More...

30 August 2016
'Cull should be the 'last resort' says Wildlife Trust'     More...

25 August 2016
'IFA warns farmers not to undervalue timber crop, potential earnings of €25,000 hectare at clearfell' - Press Release    More...

23 August 2016
''He killed her chicken and bit her, she had to get a tetanus shot' - Residents say once-rare pine martens are 'out of control'' by Claire McCormack    More...

20 August 2016
'Invasive aliens have potential to cause serious damage' by Jim Hurley    More...

17 August 2016
'Disgruntled forestry critics barking up the wrong tree' by Joe Barry    More...

11 August 2016
'News Q&A: New land use, forestry climate commitment' by Stephen Cadogan    More...

6 August 2016
'The many benefits of planting trees' by Paddy Woodworth    More...

2 August 2016
'Strategy to plant 7,000 acres of native trees' by Allison Bray    More...

27 July 2016
'Farmers, fishermen and forestry staff have longest working weeks'     More...

27 July 2016
'Root and branch challenges for forestry sector' by Steven Meyen    More...

27 July 2016
'Learning from the UK experience' by Steven Meyen    More...

27 July 2016
'Teagasc forestry show heads for Tullamore'     More...

17 July 2016
'Native woodlands strategy aims for 7,000 acres of new trees'     More...

13 July 2016
'Minister urged to take heat out of forestry issue in Leitrim' by Marese McDonagh    More...

13 July 2016
'Opportunity knocks for forestry sector' by Paddy Bruton    More...

12 July 2016
'Vulture funds 'wiping out communities'' by Claire McCormack    More...

11 July 2016
'Forestry: Money really does grow on trees' by Ray Ryan    More...

4 July 2016
'Move into forestry casting a shadow across Leitrim' by Marese McDonagh    More...

30 June 2016
'Doyle Stresses Importance of Forest Certification' - Press Release    More...

29 June 2016
'Brexit could halt climate change deal'     More...

28 June 2016
'Forestry leaders gather to discuss certification'     More...

23 June 2016
'Minister must act now on the 30% drop in forestry planting rates' by Diarmuid Cohalan     More...

22 June 2016
'Trying to boost forestry is a hard sell beyond the Garden County' by John Downing     More...

21 June 2016
'Swapping the cows for trees' by Steven Meyen     More...

15 June 2016
'Bureaucracy is crippling forestry sector's potential' by Joe Barry     More...

26 May 2016
'State forestry agency Coillte sees profits soar to €47m' by Donal O'Donovan     More...

18 May 2016
'Challenge to meet forestry targets' by Jim O'Brien     More...

18 May 2016
'Countryside looks its best and landscape comes to life in sun' by Joe Barry     More...

18 May 2016
'Market uncertainties drive down appetite for land'     More...

17 May 2016
'SCSI/Teagasc Report Land Market Review and Outlook 2016 Highlights Regional Divergence' - Press Release     More...

11 May 2016
'Hot topic - illegal burning on land could send you to prison' by Theresa Murphy     More...

4 May 2016
'How forestry could help tackle our flooding issues' by Ann Fitzgerald     More...

27 April 2016
'Time to go thin on top'    More...

27 April 2016
'Spring priorities for forestry management' by Steven Meyen    More...

27 April 2016
'Forestry: Burning issues - how to tackle the threat of wildfires'     More...

12 April 2016
'Forestry: Take control in the early years' by Steven Meyen    More...

12 April 2016
'Restrictions blamed for forestry slump' by Louise Hogan    More...

1 April 2016
'Being hard-headed on softwood forests' by Stuart Goodall    More...

23 March 2016
'Timber volumes to double by 2035: COFORD' by Steven Meyen    More...

23 March 2016
'Back to basics on forestry' by Steven Meyen    More...

23 March 2016
'Climate change and the weevil in our midst' by Joe Barry    More...

23 March 2016
'Ash tree set for extinction in Europe' by Claire Marshall    More...

19 March 2016
'Planting trees is good for the environment, right?' by Paddy Woodworth    More...

17 March 2016
'News Q&A: Forestry advice must be tailored to individual case' by Frances McHugh    More...

16 March 2016
'Intelligent land use is a win-win situation' by Joe Barry    More...

9 March 2016
'I hear about farmers working at 10 at night and I just don't get it' by Ken Whelan    More...

8 March 2016
'Forestry fine flawed says Ombudsman' by Darragh McCullough    More...

2 March 2016
'Department sought repayment of €25,000 from flooded farmer' by Shane Phelan    More...

25 February 2016
'Ireland can be a leader in the new bioeconomy' by Orla Feely    More...

24 February 2016
'Economic view: Potential of bioenergy not exploited' by Alan Matthews    More...

17 February 2016
'Rich pickings - large forestry portfolio in Kerry' by Jim O'Brien    More...

16 February 2016
'Farmer writes: separating the wood from the trees' - Farmers Journal    More...

4 February 2016
'HAYES LAUNCHES FOREST NEIGHBOURWOOD SCHEME 2016' - Press Release    More...

4 February 2016
'Bioenergy area 'could create 3,000 Irish jobs'' by Paul Melia    More...

3 February 2016
'Sorting the wood from the trees' by Steven Meyen    More...

3 February 2016
'New system will assess suitability of marginal land for plantations'     More...

1 February 2016
'Hayes called on to refund farmers over ‘incorrectly recouped’ forestry payments' by Jamie Ball     More...

27 January 2016
'Growth potential - investing in forestry' by Paddy Bruton     More...

27 January 2016
'Forestry is one of the best investments I ever made' by Joe Barry     More...

21 January 2016
'€50m fund bid to invest in Irish forestry assets' by Colm Kelpie     More...

20 January 2016
'Forestry proposal for 1.8m hectares of marginal land' by Louise Hogan     More...

18 January 2016
'Find out how to improve your farm income and more at Teagasc forestry clinics' by Amy Forde     More...

15 January 2016
'Report says over 2.5m acres of land better suited to forestry than agriculture' by Amy Forde     More...

14 January 2016
'Minister Hayes Launches 'Land Availability for Afforestation - Exploring Opportunities for Expanding Ireland's Forest Resource'' - Press Release     More...

13 January 2016
'The Environmental Pillar publishes series of 20 measures to tackle flooding'     More...

13 January 2016
'Strong interest in 2014-2020 forestry grants programme'     More...

13 January 2016
'Teagasc roll out forestry clinics' by Steven Meyen    More...

6 January 2016
'Potential of agroforestry can no longer be ignored' by Grace Maher    More...

5 January 2016
'Teagasc to offer forestry career advisory sessions'     More...

16 December 2015
'Viewpoint: It's time for us farmers to get real about climate change' by Darragh McCullough    More...

16 December 2015
'Farming and forestry combined - Agroforestry is well worth looking at as an alternative approach to farming' by Steven Meyen    More...

16 December 2015
'Agroforestry financial incentives'     More...

16 December 2015
'Crossborder research on high value timber crops'     More...

15 December 2015
'Forestry investment blossoming in face of data dearth' by Jamie Ball    More...

8 December 2015
'Fir trees the most sought after at Christmas time' by Jim Hurley    More...

6 December 2015
'Forestry sales notch up Scottish record' by David Hellier    More...

3 December 2015
'Forestry's vital role in improving the carbon footprint of farming' by Oliver Moore    More...

3 December 2015
'Bhutan has 'most ambitious pledge' at the Paris climate summit' by Arthur Neslen    More...

3 December 2015
'Boeing may convert forestry waste into biofuel' by Aaron Heinrich    More...

27 November 2015
'Paris climate change conference to highlight forestry role'     More...

25 November 2015
'Forestry key to carbon targets' by Louise Hogan    More...

25 November 2015
'My days of hunting cattle and calving sucklers are over' by Ken Whelan    More...

19 November 2015
'Number of trees with ash dieback disease up two-thirds in 2015' by Sorcha Pollak    More...

19 November 2015
'Cantillon: Are part-time beef farmers the true villians of climate change?'     More...

17 November 2015
'The Environmental Pillar eco group seeks forestry task force for native tree integration'     More...

11 November 2015
'Who are the Western Forestry Co-op & ITGA?'     More...

11 November 2015
'Forestry owners work together to reap benefits' by Steven Meyen    More...

11 November 2015
'Forest valued at €22,000/ha'     More...

11 November 2015
'Pulp it up: Drumod's pulp sold to Leitrim success story Masonite'     More...

4 November 2015
'Ancient and modern marvels by the Shannon' by Joe Barry     More...

28 October 2015
'Hen harrier compensation package gets a cautious welcome' by Ken Whelan     More...

24 October 2015
'New illness spread by ticks found similar to Lyme disease' by David Millward and Patrick Sawer     More...

21 October 2015
'Ash disease is gaining ground nationwide' by Jamie Ball     More...

21 October 2015
'Versatile tractors for all terrains' by Chris McCullough     More...

19 October 2015
'Forestry sector responds positively to clear-felling tax break' by Joe Dermody     More...

14 October 2015
'What farmers need to know after Budget 2016 revealed' by Darragh McCullough     More...

14 October 2015
'Get financially fitter with forestry' by Michael Somers     More...

14 October 2015
'The Government's biomass strategy is flawed' by Jimmy Burke     More...

13 October 2015
'Hayes Welcomes Increased Funding for Forestry, Horticulture, Organics and Greyhound Sectors in Budget 2016' -Press Release   More...

7 October 2015
'Planting grant increased in new €125m forestry scheme' by Louise Hogan    More...

7 October 2015
'Replanting is the priority now to ensure your forest grows evenly' by Steven Meyen    More...

7 October 2015
'Kerry-based project is tackling the scourge of Japanese knotweed' by Steven Meyen    More...

6 October 2015
'Capital Investment Plan 2016-2021: The main points'     More...

5 October 2015
'Commission outlines multiannual plan for EU Forest Strategy' - Press Release    More...

30 September 2015
''Colossal' demand for forestry land' by Michael Cogley    More...

16 September 2015
'Budget windfall for forestry as 'unfair' tax regime to go' by Philip Ryan    More...

16 September 2015
'Roundwood central to future forestry success'     More...

16 September 2015
'Timber production is set to double' by Steven Meyen     More...

2 September 2015
'Number of trees 'halved' since dawn of human civilisation'    More...

2 September 2015
'Talking timber events'     More...

2 September 2015
'The handy ready reckoner for thinning your plantation' by Steven Meyen    More...

20 August 2015
'Forestry is climate-smarter and more profitable than beef' by Eamonn Pitts    More...

19 August 2015
'Roads crisis sparks calls for farmers to help fund repairs' by Darragh McCullough and Niall O'Connor    More...

19 August 2015
'Thinning the crop to fatten your profits' by Steven Meyen    More...

9 August 2015
'Journey's end for a tree cat' by Joe Kennedy    More...

5 August 2015
'How to minimise chainsaw risks' by Steven Meyen    More...

5 August 2015
'Priority jobs in young forests over the summer'    More...

5 August 2015
'Californians under siege from huge bush blazes' by Rachael Alexander    More...

4 August 2015
'Coillte - A National Asset' Opinion piece     More...

31 July 2015
'Coillte eyes tourism and energy projects for future growth' by Mark Paul    More...

30 July 2015
'Forestry group Coillte profits increased 46% in 2014' by Colin Gleeson    More...

15 July 2015
'Time to consider your options' by Steven Meyen    More...

15 July 2015
'Ireland falling far short of afforestration targets' by Louise Hogan    More...

8 July 2015
'A trip to Wexford sent me travelling down memory lane' by Joe Barry    More...

17 June 2015
'Good record keeping can make all the difference' by Steven Meyen    More...

5 June 2015
'Ireland would profit from opting out of beef, says expert' by Eoin Burke-Kennedy    More...

3 June 2015
'Forestry: Shape up for quality timber' by Steven Meyen    More...

28 May 2015
'12 categories in new forestry grant and premium scheme'     More...

24 May 2015
'500,000 acres devalued by hen harrier diktat' by Allison Bray    More...

21 May 2015
'Dair Ghaelach, a whiskey that's truly rooted in Ireland' by John Wilson    More...

13 May 2015
'New categories plus a €10,000 prize fund for Irish Forestry Awards' by Declan O'Brien    More...

13 May 2015
'Make the most of thinnings says IFA' by Declan O'Brien    More...

13 May 2015
'Renewables investment has 'ground to a halt'' by Declan O'Brien    More...

11 May 2015
'Forestry Show opened by Minister Tom Hayes' - Irish Farmers Monthly    More...

11 May 2015
'Hayes Opens 'Timber 2015' Forestry Show' - Press Release    More...

9 May 2015
'Laws on burning must be enforced' by Myles Buchanan    More...

9 May 2015
'Laws must be enforced to keep fires in check' by Myles Buchanan    More...

6 May 2015
'The spring cleaning has revealed mixed fortunes in our woods' by Joe Barry    More...

29 April 2015
'Gorse fires destroy up to 5,000ha' by Ken Whelan    More...

29 April 2015
'Ash dieback affects 700 hectares of forestry'     More...

25 April 2015
'Illegal gorse fires continue to rage across the county' by Donal Nolan    More...

22 April 2015
'New app will help stop spread of Ash Dieback'     More...

22 April 2015
'We need to make more of alternative forestry enterprises' by Joe Barry    More...

11 April 2015
'Champion of the development of Irish forestry' - Niall OCarroll: March 21st, 1934 - February 26th, 2015    More...

11 April 2015
'Money can't measure the value of trees' by Micheal O'Coileain    More...

8 April 2015
'Renewable crop policy branded as 'pathetic' by merchants' by Declan O'Brien    More...

22 March 2015
'Why is the State forestry company building windfarms?' by Sarah McCabe    More...

21 March 2015
'International Day of Forests - Secretary-General's Message for 2015'    More...

18 March 2015
'Facing the challenges of replanting' by William Merivale   More...

13 March 2015
'Coillte looking to raise up to €60m through phone mast sale' by Gavin McLoughlin   More...

13 March 2015
'Coillte seeking €60m thorough sale of forest phone towers' by Mark Paul   More...

23 February 2015
'Forestry has stacks of ambition' by Ray Ryan   More...

18 February 2015
'Forestry Programme carving out new territory' by William Merivale   More...

12 February 2015
'More to new forestry programme than trees'    More...

5 February 2015
'Coillte hoping energy white paper will harness Irish forestry resource' by Joe Dermody   More...

4 February 2015
'Tree therapy is not just for for the birds' by William Merivale   More...

4 February 2015
'Farmer of the Year awards are back'    More...

3 February 2015
'Scientists Seeking to Save World Find Best Technology Is Trees'  (Bloomberg)  More...

26 January 2015
'Forestry key to creating 'green jobs'' by Ray Ryan   More...

21 January 2015
'Kindergarten: Back to nature for yearbook launch'    More...

21 January 2015
'Forestry: Waiting for the EU green light to start' by William Merivale   More...

21 January 2015
'Future of forestry meeting'    More...

7 January 2015
'Forest management: Plotting the future of forestry' by William Merivale   More...

3 January 2015
'Forestry and Timber Yearbook 2015 on sale'    More...

3 January 2015
'Compensate us for impact on designated land - IFA'    More...

27 December 2014
'Farmer's must be paid for hen harrier strife' by Maria Herlihy   More...

20 December 2014
'Ireland may need radical thinking on climate change' by John Sweeney   More...

18 December 2014
'Government green light for forestry spend plan' by Stephen Cadogan   More...

17 December 2014
'New forestry deal will honour premia' by Darragh McCullough   More...

17 December 2014
'Hen harrier row could delay government RDP package' by Martrin Ryan   More...

11 December 2014
'Hayes announces Government Approval of New Forestry Programme 2014 - 2020' - Press Release   More...

10 December 2014
'Over €20 million awarded to agri-food and forest research' by Alison Healy   More...

26 November 2014
'Forestry: The hidden costs of cheap raw materials' by William Merivale   More...

26 November 2014
'An Irish alternative to inferior timber imports' by William Merivale   More...

19 November 2014
'Hen harrier designation is costing farmers up to €650/ac' by Martin Ryan   More...

15 November 2014
'Forestry challenges must be addressed'    More...

5 November 2014
''Land owning code' needed ahead of GLAS scheme' by William Merivale   More...

5 November 2014
'A walk in the woods stimulates both body and mind' by Joe Barry   More...

29 October 2014
'The more we learn, the more we can earn from trees' by Joe Barry   More...

28 October 2014
'Jurassic bark: ancient Irish trees brought back to life' by Darragh Murphy   More...

23 October 2014
'Hayes Presents RDS/Forest Service Irish Forestry Awards 2014' Press Release   More...

22 October 2014
'Setting the ground rules on harvesting is essential' by William Merivale   More...

22 October 2014
'Combining forestry with other land uses is well worth exploring' by Joe Barry   More...

22 October 2014
'Substantial forestry portfolio for €1.85m' by Justin Comiskey   More...

15 October 2014
'Forestry budget again €110m'   More...

15 October 2014
'Hayes welcomes the 2015 Budget Provision for Forestry, Horticulture and Greyhound Sectors' Press Release   More...

1 October 2014
'Trees in space' by William Merivale   More...

1 October 2014
'Treemetrics win €1m European Space Agency contract' by William Merivale   More...

24 September 2014
'New programme provides something for everyone'    More...

17 September 2014
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17 September 2014
'A €2.2bn industry with truly vast potential'    More...

11 September 2014
'Forestry Programme 2014-2020 seeks to increase forest cover' by Ray Ryan   More...

11 September 2014
'New forestry plan outlined by minister'    More...

10 September 2014
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3 September 2014
'Ireland's growing success story' Irish Farmers Monthly   More...

3 September 2014
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3 September 2014
'At last an Irish kit that targets private woodland' by Joe Barry   More...

26 August 2014
'Hurricane Darwin's 'wind-blow' bill now tops €50m' by Ken Whelan   More...

19 August 2014
'It's a do or die situation in this clash of the ash' by William Merivale   More...

19 August 2014
'Climate change taking a huge toll on world's forests'    More...

19 August 2014
'ACADEMIC team investigating short rotation potential'    More...

19 August 2014
''Big Green' Lobby Wants to Cut 2 of 3 Forestry Oversight Branches' by Kevin Mooney   More...

7 August 2014
'Co-operation is key to growing a private forestry enterprise' by Catherine Ketch   More...

5 August 2014
'Farm bodies call for change to the Hen Harrier Scheme' by Ken Whelan   More...

29 July 2014
'Hayes launches the ITGA's new master timber sales agreement' by William Merivale   More...

29 July 2014
'Think safety when you are working chainsaws' by William Merivale   More...

20 July 2014
'Constitutionality of Coalition forestry law questioned' by Mary Minihan   More...

20 July 2014
'The Dracula Bug: Why you should be wary of dangerous ticks' by Dr Ciara Kelly   More...

15 July 2014
'Good management evident on Wexford woodlands visit' by William Merivale   More...

15 July 2014
'Teagasc on lookout for partner in bid to boost sales' by Declan O'Brien   More...

9 July 2014
'Avoiding ticks and other bugs this summer' by Celine Naughton   More...

2 July 2014
'Hayes Launches Forest Policy Review Report 'Forests, Products and People'' Press Release   More...

1 July 2014
'Growth in the timber trade' by William Merivale   More...

30 June 2014
'Indonesia loses forests as big as Ireland over 12 years'    More...

27 June 2014
'Hayes Launches COFORD Annual Report 2012-2013 and COFORD 'Forestry 2030' Papers' Press Release   More...

27 June 2014
'Ex-Coillte chief paid €195,000 after three months work' by Barry O'Halloran   More...

26 June 2014
'Profits at Coillte more than double as exports soar' by Sarah Stack   More...

25 June 2014
'State agrees to partial merger of Bord na Móna and Coillte' by Stephen Collins   More...

25 June 2014
'Coillte, Bord na Mona part merge' by Peter O'Dwyer   More...

25 June 2014
'Discovering the wonders of the eucalyptus tree' by Joe Barry   More...

24 June 2014
'Minister Coveney Announces Positive Government Decision on Partial Merger Between Coillte and Bord Na Mona' Press Release   More...

17 June 2014
'Report to reveal forestry storm damage' by Ken Whelan   More...

10 June 2014
'Is it now time to broaden our concept of 'native'?' by William Merivale   More...

10 June 2014
'Veale standing his ground after being 'fined' in SFP acre review' by Darragh McCullough    More...

28 May 2014
'EPA projections show that Ireland faces considerable challenges to becoming a low-carbon economy' - Press Release    More...

27 May 2014
'We can thank the Indians for the fine bounty of Sitka spruce' by Joe Barry   More...

20 May 2014
'Timber volume extracted from oak and beech has exceeded all my expectations' by Joe Barry   More...

20 May 2014
'75ac of good Westmeath forestry could be just the job with a €3,000/ac asking price' by Jim O'Brien   More...

13 May 2014
'Timber option can stack up to maximise farm potential' by Paddy Bruton   More...

29 April 2014
'Forestry can still offer strong source of profit in spite of rising pressures' by William Merivale   More...

29 April 2014
'Growers shake off Hurricane Darwin as demand for timber keeps increasing' by William Merivale   More...

29 April 2014
'Citizen science to help fight Ash Dieback woes' by William Merivale   More...

22 April 2014
'Forest service rejects "frenzy of tree-felling"' by Alison Healy   More...

16 April 2014
'Government warns of wildfires over Easter'    More...

15 April 2014
'Keen interest expected for forestry lands' by Jim O'Brien    More...

8 April 2014
'Weevil threatens our forests' by William Merivale    More...

1 April 2014
'Forestry events target windblow' by Declan O'Brien    More...

29 March 2014
'Advice for owners on harvesting storm-damaged woodlands safely' by Joe Dermody    More...

25 March 2014
'Weather hinders forest damage survey' by Ken Whelan    More...

25 March 2014
'Farmers look to branch out' by Ken Whelan    More...

20 March 2014
'Woodstock's steadfast trees' by Enda Wyley    More...

18 March 2014
'Darwin downs forests early' by William Merivale    More...

12 March 2014
'Fresh call for research proposals in agri-food, forestry and fishery areas' by Joe Dermody    More...

12 March 2014
'My tree love is unrequited because it's inconsistent' by Ann Fitzgerald    More...

11 March 2014
'Forest owners counting cost of storm as clean-up continues' by Alison Healy    More...

11 March 2014
'Consultants to assess Department of Agriculture’s forestry programme' by Joe Dermody    More...

6 March 2014
'Taskforce tackles 7,000 ha of wind-felled forest' by Stephen Cadogan   More...

6 March 2014
'Act now to limit forestry damage'    More...

5 March 2014
'Storm Darwin blew down up to 7.5 million trees, task force finds' by Alison Healy   More...

5 March 2014
'Up to 7.5 million trees felled by Storm Darwin'    More...

4 March 2014
'Forestry industry expecting storm damage to total €10m' by Ken Whelan   More...

4 March 2014
'Windblow Guidance Issues to Forest Owners' Press Release DAFM   More...

4 March 2014
'Quick guide to most common tree species' by William Merivale   More...

1 March 2014
'Teagasc warns forestry owners on dangers of using chainsaws' by Joe Dermody   More...

25 February 2014
'Farmers should consider options on forestry after State's aid vow' by Clare Minnock   More...

20 February 2014
'Prehistoric forest arises in Cardigan Bay after storms strip away sand' by Maev Kennedy   More...

18 February 2014
'Forestry portfolio of 366ac in Donegal' by Jim O'Brien   More...

18 February 2014
'Species diversity a sturdier option than monocultures' by William Merivale   More...

15 February 2014
'European tree of the year contender blows over in storms' by Frank McNally   More...

13 February 2014
'How forestry grants could reduce river floods' by Stephen Cadogan   More...

4 February 2014
'Technologies making crucial tree inventory easier than ever' by William Merivale   More...

4 February 2014
'Treemetrics a key advance in the mapping of forested areas' by William Merivale   More...

6 February 2014
'Coillte urged to clarify extent of larch disease in Gougane Barra' by Barry Roche   More...

4 February 2014
'We need predator control measures to safeguard future of endangered species' by Joe Barry   More...

23 January 2014
'16,000 trees in Gougane Barra cut down to halt disease' by Sam Griffin   More...

21 January 2014
'Use readily available hazel to hatch the finest thumb sticks' by Joe Barry   More...

14 January 2014
'Ireland's standing stock of timber is on the rise' by William Merivale   More...

2 January 2014
'Busiest Christmas for tree surgeons' by Majella O'Sullivan   More...

 

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