Log Blog

  • Ash sawlogs

    September 28, 2015

    Part of the thinning at Hadleigh this summer was to fell the specially marked ash trees at 1.4m above ground, and forward the butts out and load into a bulker for shipping to Ireland for Hurley … more

  • Busy summer...

    September 28, 2015

    Had one of our busiest summer work schedules in recent years, going from one thinning job to the next.  Have caught up with the forwarding action now, some great looking heaps of wood at … more

  • Forestry Commission demonstration day of JS Forestry's firewood processing system.

    September 28, 2015

    Was invited to host an open day for forestry professionals at our job site in a wood, where the agenda was upcoming changes to the grant system. About 30 local business people attended and we … more

  • Forestry Commission Grants film day starring J S Shipp!

    September 28, 2015

    Recently had the FC and camera man interview me at the woods for a grant info promotion video, which was a fun day for us! more

  • Forwarding in woods near Hadleigh

    January 23, 2015

    Here is a job we recently completed for a woodland manager friend over near Hadleigh.  The job involved felling understorey and thinning oaks around a large pond, and as the ground was too wet … more