"Eucalyptus timber is best when from a much drier region or country, it is simply far too wet in the UK. When grown in right area the wood is brilliant and used in the way we use Oak and more precious timber. Brilliant for Pilings and Ships etc.,"
"Thanks Pete i did think that people maybe thought I was advocating the wholesale planting of spruce, the native conifers are much more effective as a carbon store.
George, if you ever want help or to be put in the right direction let me help, as…"
"I cannot comment on this particular site, George, but from what you state there does seem to be an over enthusiasm for planting. Urban trees do need to meet some particular guidelines, when they do the results can only be of advantage to everyone.…"
"I can assume that Cornwall is similar to the Highlands with the fact that those who live here have to by definition be more environmentally aware, certainly the sustainable model is one of the best ways to go in a rural set up.
Personally I believe…"
"Coming from the forestry sector, and I know CSL have pointed this out also, the training and support mechanisms appear to be what the landscaping industry desperately need. Membership to the SRFS or RFS south of the border, Arboricultural…"
"By the way - have Cornwall Sustainable Landscapes taken over completely down there?. Great business model - is the client base as green minded as the cooperative is or is it a case of having to convince them?."
"Stick to the local provenance for now. Certainly the envisaged actual change is still questionable, well according to the media - who have been quoting merrily that we are likely to see a French / North Spain climate and as such should all be…"
"Ha ha - golden opportunity for me to launch my hot dog franchising opportunity in singapore. Will only need to write out 20 forums and a few blogs. Seriously though bagsy the profile name lula luscious"
"It is nice to think that someone with Cats outlook on life is going to part of a new wave in the banking sector, good news for us all. Best of luck with the move. I also think the Zen method of approaching business is a good idea. I have just…"
"Thanks for this it is difficult to quantify sustainability and this is the phrase used most by potential clients etc,., particularly on the larger and commercial projects. The core of my work in the last 2 years have been for 'sustainable…"
"late paying clients, but seriously a bite suction kit is brilliant, most chemists supply and if a cleg horsefly, bee sting wasp etc., gets you it takes two seconds to remove.
Nettle tea is just fantastic, add mint and brown sugar to taste."