Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Certification

Congratulations to our foresters John Roche and Linda Coghlan on achieving Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Certification presented by Minister Andrew Doyle. Forest Certification is a process used by forest owners to reassure consumers that the wood products they are purchasing come from sustainably managed forests.

2018-05-09T15:12:51+00:00

Government Approves New Measures for Irish Forestry Sector

The Forestry Company are delighted to welcome the new proposals from the Mid-Term Review of the Government’s current Forestry Programme. The press release can be viewed on the Department of Agriculture's website using the following link - Government Approves New Measures for Irish Forestry Sector

2018-02-27T16:54:29+00:00

IFFPA Press Release responds to publication of National Climate Mitigation Plan

IFFPA press release Wednesday 19 July 2017 Forestry and climate change: Large potential and low cost The Irish Forestry and Forest Products Association (IFFPA), the Ibec group that represents the sector, have responded to today’s publication of the National Climate Mitigation Plan, outlining the significant contribution the sector can make towards delivering an environmentally sustainable economy. Mark McAuley, Director of IFFPA, said, “Forestry has been clearly identified as one of the climate change mitigation tools that can deliver very high volumes of CO2 sequestration at a lower cost than most of the other available options. “Irish forests planted in the thirty years from 1990 to 2020 will capture 4.5 million tonnes of CO2 from the air during the period 2021 [...]

2018-02-27T16:57:31+00:00