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Does Money Grow on Trees?

Does Money Grow on Trees?

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Does Money Grow on Trees?

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  1. Does Money Grow on Trees?

  2. Future Market Trends As finite resources become scarcer there will be a greater demand on renewables: • Biosphere – a renewable resource • Oil replaced by the biosphere • Fabric material • Fuel • High quality timber

  3. Science – Ecological EngineeringAdded value from agroforestry

  4. Market Factors • Many factors determine markets • Size and type of woodland • Location • Timescale

  5. Forestry Income • No waste – • ‘from trunk to twig’ - High Income - Medium Income - Low Income

  6. Increasing Income • Adding Value: • Post – Harvest • Processing • Products • Pre-Harvest • Tree shaping (pruning)

  7. Increasing Income Non Timber Forest Products Pharmaceutical & Cosmetics Fuels Mistletoe Saps Moss Mushrooms Oils Charcoal and biochar Woodland recreation Honey Fruit, nuts, seeds, herbs, flowers, meat

  8. Innovation NEED VALUE PAST SKILLS INVESTMENT TRAIL & ERROR

  9. Cutting Costs • Co-operatives • Machinery sharing • Marketing • Wholesale • Co-operative • Planning

  10. Sweet Chestnut JMS-900TR

  11. Sweet Chestnut Riko Forestry Loader Blade

  12. Sweet Chestnut

  13. Sweet Chestnut

  14. Sweet Chestnut

  15. Sweet Chestnut

  16. Summary • What are today’s markets? • What are the future Markets? • Services and benefits • Potential oil-well • Tailor to your situation and commitments • Planning • Innovation

  17. Happy Planting! THANK-YOU