Awarding of F.S.C. Certificates.

Twelve members of Forest Owners Co-operative Society received F.S.C. certificates for their woodlands at a function in the Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire attended by Minister of State for Forestry, Andrew Doyle T.D. This followed a pilot project in which F.O.C.S. and North Eastern Forestry Group based in Dundalk were chosen to participate in the scheme. Each member had to complete

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Information Evening on Certification.

An Information Evening on Forest Certification for Private Owners. Hosted by Forest Owners Co-operative Society Venue- Riverside Park Hotel, Macroom, Co.Cork. at 8.00 pm, Thursday May 11th. Speakers include – Karl Coggins (Assistant Principal, Forest Service) John  Casey (Forestry Advisor, Teagasc) Conor McSweeney (GP Wood) Eugene Curran (Forest Service, West Cork) Michael Greaney (Certification Pilot Project Participant) All Forest Owners

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Broadleaf Thinning Event

1st and 2nd thinning of broadleaves. Teagasc Event. Wednesday,25th May, Meet at Parkway Hotel, Dunmanway. Co.Cork Transport will be provided to the site between 11.00 and !.00. Please bring wellingtons. Trade stands at the Parkway F.O.C.S. will be present at this event.

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Teagasc Forest Walks.

Tuesday 26th  April, 7 p.m. Car Park Rossmore, Clonakilty. 4yr old Agro-Forestry & 8yr old Conifer sites. (John Casey.) Wednesday 27th April, 7 p.m. Kerry Die Products, Grenagh, Fossa, Killarney. (main Killorglin road, signposted.) Early & Ongoing Broadleaf Management. (Tom Houlihan.) Thursday 28th April, 7p.m. Lissgriffen National School. Newly Planted & 1yr old Conifer sites. (John Casey)    

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