Open Menu
Close Menu

The NZ Dryland Forests Innovation (NZDFI) is a collaborative research and development programme. Our vision is to develop a sustainable multi-regional hardwood industry based on planting genetically improved durable eucalypt forests from 2020 to 2050.

Latest Project Update out now

Project Update out now!

Our latest newsletter, with a round-up of activities from July to December 2023, is available here.

Read all about:

  • Our Marlborough Regional Forestry and Biomass Case Study
  • Forthcoming Marlborough workshop - register now!
  • Elite tree seed collection
  • Eucalyptus macrorhyncha timber properties
  • Propagation update from Proseed NZ
  • A visit to New South Wales, and possible trans-Tasman collaboration
  • Plans to bring new investors into NZDFIP Ltd, NZDFI's commercial entity

...and much more...  Enjoy!


Ten metres up! Collecting seed from elite 19 year old E. macrorhyncha in NZDFI's Waikakaho seed stand.

 Latest News