Woodfuel production outdoor workshop

Four photos showing woodfuel being harvested, chipped, the chips and being burnt

25 February 2010

What was the event?

A one-day workshop that covered woodfuel production from small woodlands in the Scottish Borders:

  • Enabling woodland management by reaching new markets for fuel wood
  • Improving your woodlands for better timber quality and increased biodiversity
  • Realising the potential to reduce heating costs, secure a sustainable, reliable fuel supply and reduce your carbon footprint.

Flier, including agenda (PDF-206K)

Who was the event suitable for?

Owners and managers of undermanaged woodlands, and those who wished to find out more about emerging woodfuel markets in the Scottish Borders.

Where did the event take place?

Floors Castle


For further information please contact:

Dr Helen McKay
Head of Technical Services Unit
Forest Research
Northern Research Station
Midlothian GU10 4LH

Tel: 0131 445 6955
Fax: 0131 445 5124 23653
Email: helen.mckay@forestry.gsi.gov.uk