Institute breaks Membership Applications and Awards of Excellence records

Institute breaks Membership Applications and Awards of Excellence records

2017 saw another record number of applicants promoted to Professional Member status. The Institute awarded the prestigious chartered status to 43…

The Prince of Wales Forest Leadership Award 2018 Opens for Applications

The Prince of Wales Forest Leadership Award 2018 Opens for Applications

A prestigious international forestry exchange programme, endorsed by HRH The Prince of Wales, has opened for applications. The Prince of…

Woodland Creation Essentials Workshops

Woodland Creation Essentials Workshops

Forestry Grant Scheme: one day workshops for woodland creation applicants This March, learn how to identify key issues when preparing…

Scotland’s Finest Woods Awards 2018

Scotland’s Finest Woods Awards 2018

Fine forests and wonderful woods Planting at Doune Ponds What makes a fine forest or a wonderful wood? As Scotland’s…

£3 million for central belt tree planting

£3 million for central belt tree planting

Funding for tree planting schemes in the Central Scotland Green Network (CSGN) area has been trebled as woodland creation activity…

Borders farmers and landowners invited to forestry talks

Borders farmers and landowners invited to forestry talks

Forestry Commission Scotland is hosting three evening talks in the Scottish Borders aimed at encouraging farmers and land owners to…

Government’s vision for a greener future launched

Government’s vision for a greener future launched

Today the government has published its 25 Year Environment Plan. Photo credit: Defra A pledge to eliminate avoidable waste, introduce new…

New Northern Forest gets Government backing

New Northern Forest gets Government backing

The Prime Minister has announced plans for a new Northern Forest as part of the Government’s 25 Year Environment Plan Ambitious…

2018 New Year’s Resolutions for Foresters and Arboriculturists

2018 New Year’s Resolutions for Foresters and Arboriculturists

The Institute’s Development Director, Andy Lederer, outlines five resolutions for foresters and arboriculturists to improve their professional standards in the…

Top Forestry Students win Tilhill Forestry Awards

Top Forestry Students win Tilhill Forestry Awards

James Edward Broom, ICF Student member, winner of ICF’s 2017 Student Award and the 2017 Prince of Wales Forest Leadership…

Parkwood Group company announcement: Tony Hewitt FICFor

Parkwood Group company announcement: Tony Hewitt FICFor

Tony Hewitt FICFor Tony Hewitt FICFor, the founder of Parkwood Holdings, which owns the Glendale businesses, has recently passed away.…

2017 ICF East England: Trees and Decay – Conservation and Risk Management Report

2017 ICF East England: Trees and Decay – Conservation and Risk Management Report

Andy Lederer, ICF Development Director, attended 2017 ICF’s East England: Trees and Decay – Conservation and Risk Management event. Andy…

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