Growing the Plantation Estate

19th March 2021

The virtual Outlook 2021 conference was held on 2-5 March, 2021 and explored Growing Australian agriculture in an uncertain world with insights on the opportunities and challenges ahead.

Rob de Fégely was the speaker at Growing the Plantation Estate session. After decades of substantial growth in Australia’s commercial timber plantation estate, the area of plantations has begun to decline. The session from Outlook 2021 conference explored the key barriers to a bigger and more profitable plantation sector with a panel of experts from across the public and private sectors. The discussion focused on the direction the sector is heading, the biggest impediments to growth going forward, and the best ways to overcome them.

To hear the session video please follow the link.