Symposium address.

  • Liam Hyland Minister for Forestry & Rural Development
Keywords: Forestry programme, rural development, agricultural development.


The theme of this symposium is an interesting and timely one, as we face into a new forestry programme. Under this programme, we are set to reach 10% forest cover by the turn of the century, and to make a major investment in the forestry sector. We must ensure that this investment is of maximum benefit and that our forests will be a valuable basis for industry, an element in rural development and agricultural restructuring, and as an asset to our environment...
How to Cite
Hyland, L. (1995). Symposium address. Irish Forestry. Retrieved from
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