Tree Nursery

The Institute manages two nurseries with capacity to accommodate 100000′s of potted seedlings at a time. The main function is to provide venue for training in raising planting stocks. The seedlings so raised are used to plant in the training forest and support tree planting in the surrounding local communities and by individuals. Each student…

Training Forest

The Institute covers an area of 369.73 hectare out of which 318.96 ha are under training forest plantation. Its management is under the supervision of the Training Forest Manager and guided by the management plan which is reviewed every three years. The species grown include Pinus patula, Pinus radiata, Eucalypts spp and Grevillea robusta. Besides…