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Pryda proud to turn 50 timberbiz - News - 8 hours agoPryda is celebrating its 50th anniversary next year at the same time as its founder Ray Turner turns 90. Source: Timberbiz
Women networking with politicians for timber timberbiz - News - 8 hours agoWomen from across the forest and timber products industry are networking with each other and leading female Victorian politicians at the Women in Forests and Timber Network (WFTN) luncheon. Source: Timberbiz
Honours scholarships at Uni of Sunshine Coast timberbiz - News - 8 hours agoThe University of the Sunshine Coast is introducing $50,000 worth of Vice Chancellor’s Honours Scholarships each year to encourage and support high achieving students who want to do further study and research. Source: Timberbiz
Timberlink SA grant to upgrade Tarpeena timberbiz - News - 8 hours agoTimberlink Australia has been awarded a $7.8 million grant by the South Australian State Government to be matched dollar-for-dollar by capital investment from Timberlink in a strategic upgrade of the company’s Tarpeena sawmill. Source: Lesprom
Moving to climate-smart cocoa production in Ghana ICRAF - News - 10 hours agoGhana’s cocoa producers are learning about climate-smart agriculture practices and how they can help in mitigating and adapting to climate change. read more
Trees for Food Security in Ethiopia and Rwanda ICRAF - News - 10 hours agoFarmers in Ethiopia and Rwanda are being encouraged to grow trees rather than remove them to improve food security. read more
Agroforestry can take pressure off Indian forests ICRAF - News - 10 hours agoWith forest resources in India under pressure from continued exploitation, agroforestry can help to provide fuel, fodder and timber. read more
Sustainable development possible in Africa ICRAF - News - 11 hours agoSustainable development is possible in Africa through ‘low-carbon climate resilient development’ and increased national and donor funding. read more
Ancam Wilayah Hidup, Masyarakat Hulu Sungai Utara Tolak Kebun Sawit Mongabay - News - 11 hours agoWarga di Kabupaten Hulu Sungai Utara (HSU) resah dengan izin lokasi perkebunan sawit kepada PT Hasnur Jaya Lestari (HJL) seluas 10.079 hektar. Perkebunan ini berada di tiga kecamatan, Paminggir, Babirik … Ancam Wilayah Hidup, Masyarakat Hulu Sungai Utara Tolak Kebun Sawit was first posted on December 11, 2013 at 10:30 pm. ©2013 " Mongabay.co.id ". Use of this feed is for personal non-commercial use only. If you are not reading this article in your feed reader, then the site is guilty...
Weight of the Evidence - Meet the Scientists UCS - News - 12 hours agoFor centuries science has made our world a better place. But recently, organized interests are attempting to turn science, especially climate science, into a political football. The Union of Concerned Scientists launched a national advertising campaign to showcase the dedication and personal histories of scientists studying climate change.