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Forest Growers Conference 2021 - DAY 3: Session 1&2 - 21st October 2021
8:30am   Welcome and Introduction - Session Chair
Brent Guild, One Forty One

SESSION 1: INDUSTRIAL FORESTRY AND WOOD PRODUCTS

8:35am Accelerating forest planting stock production and improving their establishment – preliminary trials at Scion
Craig Ford, Scion

8:50am     An update on Genetic Gain
Alec Foster, Radiata Pine Breeding Company

9:05am     Editing genes for forest productivity, resilience and sustainability
Glen Thorlby

9:20am     Contribution of long-term trials to the positive outlook for industrial use of forests
Loretta Garrett, Scion

9:35am    Session 1:  Q & A

10:00am Refreshment Break

Session 2: TREES FOR BIOPRODUCTS

10:20am Introduction by Session Chair
Phil de la Mare, Ernslaw One Ltd

10:25am The Growing Demand for Bioenergy
Paul Bennett, Scion

10:45am Rethinking Biorefineries for New Zealand: Anything made from fossil fuel today can be made from a tree tomorrow
Stefan Hill, Scion

11:05am Sustainable wood for sustainable buildings
Andrea Stocchero, Scion

11:25am Bioproducts for a sustainable future
Kate Parker, Scion

11:45am Session 2: Q&A

12:05pm Conclusion and Wrap-up

12:15pm Close

Oct 21, 2021 08:30 AM in Auckland, Wellington

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