Chairman: Phil Taylor, Blakley Pacific, Vice Chairman: Grant Dodson, City Forests
R & D Manager: Russell Dale
Identifies research programmes and projects of importance to the forest growing and harvesting sector, works with other groups to arrange research funding and dissemination of information, and provides forest growers' views on pan industry research.
Issues: Significance of newly released research, harvesting and tree breeding research and research into alternative species.
For information on this committee visit the FOA Research website