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  • Wood encouragement in East Gippsland

    Victoria’s peak body for the forest and wood products industry, the Victorian Association of Forest Industries [VAFI], has welcomed the announcement that East Gippsland Shire Council have become the third local council in the state to adopt a timber encouragement policy.

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  • Timber harvesting is not land clearing

    Unfortunately, misinformation leading to misreporting is something we see all too regularly in the forest and wood products industry. Much of what we read and see about our industry stems from a lack of awareness. Recently, criticism of the forest and wood products industry has been around harvesting and land clearing,

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  • Forest and wood products industry strong as ever

    The peak body for the forest and wood products industry in Victoria, the Victorian Association of Forest Industries (VAFI), has welcomed the news from the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences (ABARES) that shows the Australian forestry sector had grown strongly overall in 2014–15.

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