Tree improvement and timber quality

Institute of Chartered Foresters (ICF) North Scotland Meeting

29th November, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

What was the event?

Regional ICF meeting.

Guest speakers from Forest Research were:

  • Steve Lee: "Latest developments in conifer tree breeding"
  • Barry Gardiner: "Benefits of improved Sitka spruce – timber quality and volume"

Event details

Who was the event suitable for?

Forest managers and owners, timber processors and anyone with an interest in the planting, management and utilisation of selectively bred conifers.

Where did the event take place?

The Glachbeg Centre
Allanglach Wood
Nr North Kessock IV1 3XD


For any queries about the event contact:

Graham Hamilton
ICF North Scotland Chairman

Tel: 01349 877247