Sustainable Forest Solutions 
  • Plantation establishment;
  • Silviculture;
  • Advice on specialty timbers; and a
  • Forestry nursery
Radiata pine is suitable for lower-value commodity and structural products but is generally treated with chemical preservatives.

Naturally durable plantation timber species I recommend for New Zealand include Cypress and Eucalyptus. These species also yield high-value appearance timbers. However careful siting is important.

Wood is natures most renewable material. Naturally durable plantation timber is a great substitute for imported, unsustainably harvested product. Almost all imported wood is derived from natural forest destruction.

The need for wood >>