COMMUNITY GRANTS PROGRAM LINKED TO FOREST CERTIFICATION

Welcome to the August 20 edition of Timber&Forestry enews.

Stories include: Buy Aussie Timber First: putting real faces in front of message; WA Greens plan to shut forests ‘absurd’ and ‘ill thought-out’; builders call for budget $billions to kick-start thousands of jobs; timber engineering sector mourns loss of Gary Caulfield;  passages: Bob Newman, OAM, respected forester; Responsible Wood launches community grants program; new grassroots voice joins battle for forest industries; Tigercat acknowledges tough times in Australia; NZ regional awards highlight versatility of wood; call for public comment on forestry standard … and a lot more.

Enjoy the read…