Teagasc roll out forestry clinics
Free one-on-one consultations for landowners looking at options under new forestry programme
Published 13/01/2016 | 02:30
Teagasc's Forestry Development has organised a nationwide series of forestry clinics for January. These free one-to-one consultations are being held in local Teagasc offices between January 18 and 29.
The Forestry Programme 2014-2020 is now well underway and offers landowners new forest establishment options.
Landowners consider forestry for many reasons, such as supplementing farm income, farm restructuring or developing a retirement fund.
Any new farm enterprise can present many questions.
The 2016 Teagasc Forestry Clinics are an ideal opportunity to flesh out the details of how forestry might work for you.
If you are already a forest owner, you are also welcome to come along to discuss forest management issues.
A one-to-one forestry appointment with a Teagasc forestry adviser will provide private landowners with free, independent and objective advice, and can help you to address the following issues:
how a forest enterprise can improve farm and household income;