Proposed herbicide use in spring 2015


Forestry Tasmania uses herbicides during plantation establishment where it is essential to manage weeds and to promote optimal growth.

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Successful grafts headed for Grafton


Having played a pivotal role in forming them eight months ago nursery manager Peter Moore is like the proud professor farewelling graduates from his grafting bench.

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Planned Burns Program


Around 150 regeneration burns ranging in size from a couple of hectares up to approximately 100 hectares are planned for this year in coupes across the Permanent Timber Production Zone.

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Forestry Tasmania contributes to State’s fire fighting capability


WITH a forecast dry summer on the way for many parts of the State, Forestry Tasmania has made a significant contribution through its pre-season fuel-reduction burn program as well as maintaining its own fire-fighting force.

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