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Wednesday 31, May 2023

Forest Growers Research says a fond farewell at the end of June to Brian Richardson, the Precision Silviculture Partnership Programme … Continue reading →

Pink Ribbon Breakfast

Monday 15, May 2023

PF Olsen, Rotorua hosted a Pink Ribbon Breakfast on the 11th May in support of the Breast Cancer Foundation’s fundraising … Continue reading →

NZ Journal of Forestry Feb 2023 – Forest Growers Research & Development update

Wednesday 29, March 2023

Forest Growers Research article by Paul Adams (Research Director, FGR) published in the February issue NZ Journal of Forestry, Volume … Continue reading →

FGR & University of Canterbury student intern Summer 2022/2023

Wednesday 22, February 2023

Over the last three years Forest Growers Research (FGR) has been hosting students from the University of Canterbury studying towards … Continue reading →

Mystery Creek, Fieldays 30 Nov-3 Dec 2022

Wednesday 14, December 2022

Forestry Growers Research were proud be part of the “Forestry Hub” at Fieldays; communicating with visitors about the dynamic and … Continue reading →

Fast & Forward Forestry Expo 18-19 Nov 2022

Tuesday 22, November 2022

Forest Growers Research were part of the inaugural event for the NZ Forestry industry, organised by the Forest Industry Contractors … Continue reading →

Forest Growers Research “Forestry for the Future” Conference 18-20 Oct 2022

Sunday 30, October 2022

The Forest Growers Research annual conference was held in Nelson this year with a focus on “Forestry for the Future”. … Continue reading →

‘Smart spade’ one of new technologies for forest silviculture project

Friday 6, May 2022

A ‘smart spade’ which identifies exactly where to plant a tree seedling is just one of the new technologies in … Continue reading →

Survey: A proposed industry association for alternative (specialty) timbers and small-scale sawmillers

Tuesday 14, July 2020

Survey: A proposed industry association for alternative (specialty) timbers and small-scale sawmillers Your help is needed! Please complete our survey by … Continue reading →

2019 Forest Growers Research Awards Announced

Friday 18, October 2019

Researchers in fields as diverse as nitrogen movement in forest soils, to the designer of a grapple on a helicopter … Continue reading →