Winter teaching and lecturing 2019

We are packing in a busy schedule of teaching and lecturing this winter mixing up architecture, forestry, seminars, teaching and field visits. We’ll be at the Architectural Association in [...]

Delving into the World of Biodistillation

Autumn 2019 sees us dipping our toes into the world of extracting chemicals from trees.  Having failed chemistry at School we our instead working with Sheffield University chemistry department to [...]

Meet Jonas, our new employee at our new office at Dartington

A grant from the Future Trees Trust via the RFS Forestry Roots scheme has enabled us to take on a young graduate forester as a research assistant.  We’ll be working in collaboration with [...]

Evolving the Forest

2019 sees the centenary of the Forestry Commission and an opportunity to explore what forestry means in the UK, where we are at and where we are going.  We worked with Artdotearth and the Royal [...]

Future Foresters Conference

Jez Ralph has recently given the key-note lecture at the Royal Forestry Society 2017 conference for young future foresters.  We are very proud to have been involved in this initiative by the RFS [...]

Building With Wood

Building with Wood is an occasional series of conferences, seminars and workshops targeted at timber users and specifiers organised between Timber Strategies and a variety of partners including [...]

Electron Microscopy to Investigate Timber Properties

Taking advantage of an offer from Plymouth University electron microscopy department we have been sampling various species of timber.  We have available detailed images of ash, thermally modified [...]