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  • New potential Woodlot Licence at Drummond Estate, near Crieff, Perthshire. Infosheet. Approx 8 hectares of mixed hardwood woodland. Contact the Association and the estate forester ianthomasforester[at]
  • Introductory Woodlot Training Course scheduled for Saturday 15th December 9.30am – 3.00pm at Speddoch Hall, Dunscore Dumfries. This will assist Woodlot Licence holders and those interested in Woodlots to design Woodlot Management Plans and we’ll look at Site safety plans, risk assessments etc. Please email us to register interest.
  • Delighted to see us on Landward on BBC 1 Scotland on 19th October 2018, link here
  • We featured in the September 2018 issue of Forestry Journal in the great Forestry Organisation series.
  • Our Spring 2018 Newsletter is now available – click here to download
  • We’re looking for new Woodlotters in Aberdeenshire (June 2018)
  • Our Privacy Notice can be found here SWA privacy notice pdf, please read this if you’d like to contact us or join the co-op.
  • You can read more about us in the UN FAO AgriCord Report which we were really pleased to feature in, see page vii & 21, click here
  • Our 2016/17 Newsletter is available, click here to download
  • Living Woods Magazine ran a great two page story on us in their Winter 2016 issue.
  • After we set-up our first Woodlot we featured in Aileen McLeod MSP’s fantastic Scottish Parliament debate “Scottish Woodlot Association, a first for Galloway” you watch this here
  • We’re really grateful for all the help and inspiration we’ve had from the FBCWA in British Columbia. They featured us in their Woodlot Alamanac publication, click here. Their Woodlot Stewardship Videos are particularly inspiring as to what can be achieved with small scale Family Forestry – you can find them here
  • We featured on Border TV after setting up our first Woodlot Licence at Corsewall Estate, you can watch the clip here
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