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Landward: Woodchip

Duration: 04:53

A huge rise in the number of people using wood to heat their homes is proving to be lucrative for forest and woodland owners.

The Forestry Commission has published figures that reveal a trebling in demand for wood fuel use in the last four years and further growth is expected to be 100% in the next 12 months.

Sarah Mack finds out how the large uptake in renewable wood products is boosting the forestry industry.

Available since: Tue 3 Aug 2010


Sarah Mack

This clip is from

Landward 2010/2011, Episode 4

4/26 Dougie Vipond joins the Flying Doctors providing a lifeline for people in rural Scotland.

First broadcast: 30 Apr 2010

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