September 10, 2015
Visit FEL at the NPC 2015 this month
FEL will attend the 2015 National Ploughing Championship in Ratheniska, Co. Laois from September 22nd – 24th. They are located in the forestry section at Block 2, Row 6, Stand 36. FEL’s management team and regional forest managers will on-hand to offer information and advice on all aspects of forestry during the three day event. FEL are also offering a special discount of €250 off your next forest operation, based on a minimum size, to anyone who visits the FEL stand during the three day event.
Landowners, farmers and plantation owners can visit the FEL stand for unbiased advice on any aspect of forestry and FEL’s management services. Forestry is a growth industry in Ireland, with premiums of up to €249 per acre for 15 years now available under the Government’s new forestry scheme. Forestry contributes €2.3bn to GDP annually, whilst the timber export market was worth €339 million in 2013. FEL harvested 80,000 tonnes nationwide in 2014.
For those considering commercial forestry, FEL will be able to estimate the potential earnings of a plantation. If your plantation is due for thinning – FEL have over 20 years of harvesting experience and can advise you on all aspects of the operation. Our team of harvesting experts will be able to guide you through our thinning process including our bespoke timber marking service. We will also be able to calculate potential earnings from your stand.
FEL is Ireland’s leading forestry consultancy, with over 20 years of experience in commercial forestry enterprise for all types of woodland owners. FEL manage 40,000 acres of commercial forestry in Ireland and Scotland valued at €120 million. FEL specialise in all aspects of forestry enterprise including planting, thinning, harvesting, investment and management services.
For more information about FEL, call Freephone 1800 319 799, or visit www.fel.ie