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Wood and Timber Properties research programme

The research funding available under this programme supports the processing end of the forest woodchain and is undertaken in close partnership with other funding bodies, the UK timber processing industries and research institutes.


Projects include:

    • crop management for timber quality


    • market development


    • improvement of wood processing technologies for UK grown species


    • wood product development


    • building sustainably with timber


Current projects are listed in our Research Catalogue.

Last updated: 11th July 2017

What's of interest

WoodWisdom-Net programme invites international research proposals

15 funding organisations in seven European countries have launched a call for research proposals focusing in two areas: "Wood production and properties" and "New wood-based products, efficient processes and sustainable forestry".

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