Developing the Scots Pine Resource


This project aims to encourage greater use of Scots pine in higher value markets as a basis for supporting forestry related businesses.

Stimulating the development and utilisation of Scots Pine as a basis for supporting sustainable rural enterprises. 


Improve peoples' knowledge of Scots pine's properties and its suitability to different uses

Encourage innovation and promote greater use of Scots Pine in construction

Develop new tools for forecasting forest production in terms of timber volume and quality.

Publish new guidance on growing good quality Scots pine supported by case studies from partner countries and a decision support tool for forest managers

  • Status
  • Completed
  • Project Launch
  • 01 January 2008
  • Project completed
  • 31 March 2011
business development Scots pine forestry

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