Preliminary results of oil samples taken from young Forest Products Commission Indian sandalwood trees are producing good quality, but small amounts, of oil.
A group of up to 20 Asian sandalwood buyers arrive in Perth tomorrow for a landmark three-day symposium and field trip in Western Australia – now established as the world’s leading supplier of sandalwood.
Landowners have responded positively and quickly to the Forest Products Commission’s new commercial offer to plant trees – particularly in the mid west and Katanning/Albany areas.
The Forest Products Commission’s next log auction on 25 November offers a unique opportunity for wood enthusiasts to transform a valuable native log into a work of art.
The Baden Powell campsite and Park Road has been closed due to plantation harvesting, but will reopen for the Labour Day long weekend and Easter.