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SILVICULTURE, PHYSIOLOGY AND ECONOMICS OF SUBSTAINABLE SHORT ROTATION COPPICED TREE CROPS ON EX-AGRICULTURAL LAND IN EUROPE

Objective



The concerted action is to review current research on short rotation coppice in order to develop a coordinated approach to future research. Particular emphasis will be placed on key silvicultural and physiological research needs, on analysis of existing yield data and on an investigation of economic implication for farmers.

Funding Scheme

CON - Coordination of research actions

Coordinator

FORESTRY COMMISSION RESEARCH AGENCY
Address
Northern Research Station
EH25 9SY Roslin-midlothian
United Kingdom

Participants (10)

AEA Technology plc
United Kingdom
Address
Harwell Laboratory
OX11 0RA Didcot
AFOCEL
France
Address

Brain Sur L'authion
Agricultural Research Institute of Northern Ireland
United Kingdom
Address
Loughgall
BT61 Armagh
Forestry Commission
United Kingdom
Address
Alice Holt Lodge Wrecclesham
GU10 4LH Farnham
Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA)
France
Address
Centre De Recherche De Nancy Champenoux
54280 Seichamps
NERC Institute of Terrestial Ecology
United Kingdom
Address

EH Edinburgh
SWEDISH UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES
Sweden
Address

Uppsala
Scottish Agricultural College (SAC)
United Kingdom
Address
West Mains Road
EH9 3JG Edinburgh
TEAGASC
Ireland
Address

Dublin
UNIVERSIDADE TECNICA DE LISBOA
Portugal
Address

Lisboa