Forestry Commision have a new blog – “The top ten reasons why farmers should consider planting trees.” To view it Click here
They have also produced a New woodland creation brochure (Click here) – this is to help tell farmers and landowners about the benefits of tree planting and to signpost them to the financial support and advice available.
FC recently ran a ‘Woodland Creation’ webinar with the ICF and a recording of this is now available. Click here
The Wye and Usk Foundation are able to offer advice and support for any landowners within the Wye Catchment wanting to do woodland creation through the England Woodland Creation Offer (EWCO). The EWCO is a Government funded grant to plant woodland for the purposes of Water Quality, Flood Prevention, Riparian Buffers, Priority Habitat Creation and SSSi Protection from Ammonia. Click here to contact Wye and Usk Foundation for more information.