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How to measure & value your own wood

A practical field day

Sponsored by Tayforth Machinery Ring Saturday 10th June 2017

10.30 meet at Old Leckie

Book your place Early This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  Tel: 0131 634 0043

 

Free to members of Tayforth, RSFS, NFUS, NSA, SLE

Non Members £20

 

This is a great “hands on” opportunity to learn how to value your own woods and to discuss ideas for making best use of your farm woodlands 

 

Morning

Visit log burning biomass boiler – debate logs v chips. Visit farm woodlands brought into management to supply logs for the biomass boiler.   

Venue:  Old Leckie Farm,  Gargunnock FK8  3BN

(Off the A811)

Coffee 10.30  for 11.00 start

12.30/13.30 picnic lunch

 

Afternoon

Tree measurement explained, working out volumes and sustainable yields.  Followed by practical in forest exercise using measuring tapes, sample plots and calculating volumes 

Venue:  The Garrique, Glinns Road FK8 3JN

(Off the A811)

 

                                     Bring a pack lunch and outdoor clothing

Saturday 10th June 2017

                                                  10.30  meet at Old Leckie 

 

 

 

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