FSA awakens it giant, the FSA Land Committee
31 July, 2020
One of the factors that have traditionally enabled Forestry South Africa to punch far above its weight has been the presence of effective working groups or special committees. The FSA Land Committee is one such committee that has brought a lot of value to the sector as a whole for many years.
Beekeepers demonstrate resilience during COVID-19
15 July, 2020
A Sappi-sponsored programme which helps communities adjacent to
forestry plantations to become beekeepers, has shown some unexpectedly
encouraging results during the time of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Data Collection APP Transforming Business Efficiency & Readiness
13 July, 2020
SafeCol Light is an IoT solution that aims to service these needs, and afford businesses the upper hand in attending to their daily screenings processes efficiently and effectively. The app aims to transfigure the way businesses are able to capture, store and analyse important data during the screening process on every individual, employee and visitor to a business on a daily basis.
COVID-19 and Forestry: A resilient sector and the road ahead
6 July, 2020
On Friday, 28 February 2020, the World Health Organisation (WHO) declared the COVID-19 outbreak as a global pandemic, resulting in Governments around the world strengthening their containment measures. Apart from the obvious health implications, the unexpected and alarming spread of COVID-19 sparked fears of a global economic slowdown.