Forestry

The Forestry on Fonthill Estate consists of 988 hectares with 718 hectares on Great Ridge and 270 hectares of Home Woods. Broad leaved crops are managed for nature conservation and to maintain the landscape. Coniferous crops are managed commercially but sensitively.

Forestry Products include:-

* Softwood and Hardwood for saw milling

* Pulpwood for paper making

* Chipwood for panels and bio-fuel

* Fencing materials

* Firewood

Forestry consultancy is carried out by Canopy Land Use