Consultation Launched on Torymus Sinensis Use to Control Dryocosmus Kuriphilus

Consultation Launched on Torymus Sinensis Use to Control Dryocosmus Kuriphilus

Dryocosmus kuriphilus is a harmful gall wasp of sweet chestnut trees and was discovered for the first time in the…

Survey Finds Farmers Want More Support for Agroforestry

Survey Finds Farmers Want More Support for Agroforestry

Produced in collaboration with the Soil Association and the Farm Woodland Forum, the Agroforestry Handbook was published in 2019 and…

Our Response to the England Tree Strategy Consultation

Our Response to the England Tree Strategy Consultation

The England Tree Strategy is an immense opportunity, with high risk and reward On behalf of our members and the…

Forestry Sector Responds to the England Tree Strategy

Forestry Sector Responds to the England Tree Strategy

The England Tree Strategy presents a huge opportunity to shape the future of England’s treescapes while combatting the climate and…

Policy Roundup – August 2020

Policy Roundup – August 2020

Our monthly policy roundup blog updates you on what the Institute has been getting involved in and what you can…

Welcome to CPD September

Welcome to CPD September

Continuous Professional Development (CPD) allows you to excel in your field, by enhancing your knowledge and adding value through work-based…

Defra Launch UK’s First Plant Health Week

Defra Launch UK’s First Plant Health Week

With 2020 being the UN’s International Year of Plant Health, Defra is hosting the UK’s first Plant Health Week from…

Your Chance to Input on Four New Apprenticeships

Your Chance to Input on Four New Apprenticeships

The Arboriculture, Forestry, Horticulture and Landscape Apprenticeship Group has gained approval from the Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education to…

Call for Ideas: Plant Biosecurity Strategy

Call for Ideas: Plant Biosecurity Strategy

We are a member of the Plant Health Alliance, a cross-sector group with a purpose of promoting and enhancing plant…

Claire Glaister FICFor on the Value of CPD

Claire Glaister FICFor on the Value of CPD

Claire Glaister FICFor of GR Forestry Consultancy has been a member of the Institute for almost 20 years. She has…

Watch: South Downs Woodland Guardians

Watch: South Downs Woodland Guardians

The South Downs National Park and Chartered Forester Nick Heasman MICFor have produced this great uplifting video about the role…

#StudentHour

#StudentHour

Keeping Connected These are extraordinary times and we’re aware that many students will have had to adjust to new and…

Professor Euan Mason Awarded Honorary Fellowship

Professor Euan Mason Awarded Honorary Fellowship

Professor Euan Mason Awarded Honorary Fellowship for his Long-Serving Role as Editor of Leading Forestry Journal The Institute of Chartered…

Two Chartered Foresters Receive 2020 Peter Savill Award

Two Chartered Foresters Receive 2020 Peter Savill Award

We are delighted to say that the joint winners of the Woodland Heritage 2020 Peter Savill Award are two Fellows…

We’re Bringing our PME Workshop Online

We’re Bringing our PME Workshop Online

We are doing all we can in these extraordinary times to support and stay connected to our members. As part…

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