Forestry news around the UK

19 January 2021

Shetland crofter using trees to revitalise business

14 January 2021

He will plant a further 2,500 trees thanks to grant

Trees: the root to securing environmental support payments?

13 January 2021

Farmers urged to look into woodland planting

Highland farmer to create landscape size woodland

22 December 2020

933 hectare project will stretch over 12km

NI farmers urged to apply to new £4m small woodland grant

17 December 2020

Small Woodland Grant Scheme opens for applications

New £4m fund to help spur on mass tree planting

7 December 2020

Target of 30,000ha of new trees per year

UK forestry trading reaches record level after 'astonishing year'

1 December 2020

Highest value traded on record in 2020, report says

Two key UK-wide carbon markets join to create 'one-stop-shop'

30 November 2020

Green carbon initiatives join forces to expand market

South Downs farms take part in tree replanting initiative

23 November 2020

8,000 trees will be replanted in the national park

New tree planting guide issued to Scottish farmers

18 November 2020

It is aimed at small-scale farmers and landowners

Farmers urged to apply for woodland creation grant

10 November 2020

Funding is capped at £30,000 per project

Video: Farm's new strategy cuts emissions while upping profit

9 November 2020

Emissions offset through combination of measures

Woodland Creation Planning Grant eases rules for farmers

6 November 2020

Farmers will now find it easier to get support

Trees on poultry farms boost nature, new research says

5 November 2020

The farms have become havens for wildlife

Community nature project buys 5,000 acres of Scottish land

3 November 2020

South of Scotland’s biggest community buyout

NZ beef and lamb farms 'well on the way' to net zero

7 October 2020

Woody vegetation on farms has helped

Natural England withdraws wood-pasture restoration in uplands

29 September 2020

Abrupt changes made to Countryside Stewardship

NSA challenges 'short sighted' study on replacing sheep with forests

5 September 2020

Farmers have hit back at the claims

£10m pot to help farmers plant new woodland

24 August 2020

Woodland Carbon Guarantee's third auction

£1.5m fund to help plant more trees opens for application

11 August 2020

Applications open for farmers and landowners

Scottish farmers offered £1m to diversify into forestry

17 July 2020

Helping farmers diversify into forestry

Planting trees to fight climate change 'not best strategy'

17 July 2020

Trial sites failed to increase carbon stocks

£2m grant to help Scottish farmers create more woodland

10 July 2020

It will help buy farmers buy forestry equipment

Dairy farmer to plant 2,000 trees in wildlife-boosting project

3 July 2020

NI dairy producer is creating new wet woodland

Defra consultation seeks farmers' views on trees and woodland

19 June 2020

Farmers and landowners invited to have their say

Investment fund seeks farmland suitable for tree planting

16 June 2020

New investment fund looking to buy UK farmland

NI forestry grant open for applications from farmers

12 June 2020

Launch broadens farmers' tree-planting horizons

GPS-wearing cows to help boost Devon woodland

8 June 2020

Scheme will track the cows' movements

Scottish govt relaxes woodland creation requirements

26 May 2020

Farmers can now apply up to £1,000 funding

£10m fund to help farmers create new woodlands

14 April 2020

Land managers urged to apply by 5 June

Tree planting could lead to land use and habitat loss, report warns

14 April 2020

Tree planting schemes need 'rigorous monitoring'