Publications

Publications

Planted Teak: Global Production and Markets, with reference to Solomon Islands

This publication has been done as part of the Pacific Agribusiness Research for Development Initiative (PARDI). Funded by Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research  (ACIAR) and managed through the University of Queensland, PARDI seeks to create sustainable livelihood development outcomes for the South Pacific forestry, fisheries and crop-based sectors through research related to improving value chains.

TEAK: New Trends in Silviculture, Commercialization and Wood utilization

This book is by Dr. Luis Ugalde Arias. Topics covered in the book include the status and current trends of natural and planted teak forests, the selection of planting sites, propagation and nursery techniques, silviculture and plantation management, harvesting, wood characteristics and processing, financial issues and environmental impacts.Superior planting stock in the form of genetic clones developed for specific environmental conditions; along with modern management techniques have transformed it into a champion producer of high quality wood with a very bright future. Unfortunately, too many plantations still do not take advantage of these greatly improved opportunities.

Computer Software for Data Analysis of Teak Seed Production Areas (SPA Analytics 1.0)

 

In order to set up Seed Production Areas (SPAs), SPA Analytics software helps to prepare the list of inferior trees to be culled by ranking the trees based on traits such as height, clear bole height, girth at breast-height, straightness and roundness of the stem, health and crown characteristics of the trees. For copies please contact Librarian, Kerala Forest Research Institute, Peechi library@kfri.org;sarojam@kfri.org

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Teak Plantations in Latin America: Myths and Realities

 

CATIE in association with FAO published a book entitled "Teak Plantations in Latin America: Myths and Realities" in Spanish. The publication is available in hard copy, but will be mainly to digital (PDF) distribution to provide a better access to those who are interested in America: Myths and Realities

To download this publication in Spanish please go to the below link

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ITTO Annual Review-World Timber Situation 2012

ITTO has published the Annual Review and Assessment of the World Timber Situation 2012 providing data on production and trade of primary wood products with an emphasis on tropical primary wood products of 75 countries.

 

 

 

Innovations in the Management of Planted Teak Forests, 31 August- 3 September 2011 at KFRI, Peechi, Kerala, India

The proceedings of the International training Programme on Innovations in the Management of Planted Teak Forests, 31 August- 3 September 2011 at KFRI, Peechi, Kerala, India

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International Workshop on Production and Marketing of Teakwood: Future Scenarios, 23-25 November 2009 KFRI, Peechi, Kerala, India

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The proceedings of the International Workshop on Production and Marketing of Teakwood: Future Scenarios, 23-25 November 2009 KFRI, Peechi, Kerala, India

 

  

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Processing and Marketing of Teak Wood Products of Planted Forests

The Proceedings of the Regional Workshop on "Processing and Marketing of Teak Wood Products of Planted Forests" held during 25-28 September 2007 at Kerala Forest Research Institute, Peechi, India.

A Handbook of Lesser Known Timbers

book This is a newly released handbook which may serve as an essential source of ready reference not only in timber trade/user sectors but also among the wood technologists in India and overseas.

Teak Planner

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Teak Planner functionally is a growth simulator for teak plantations. Its scope of application is the range of growing conditions that is available in Kerala. This programme can be used to identify optimum thinning schedule and rotation age for even-aged teak stands under a range of site quality and management levels.
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TEAKNET WEBINARS

  

TEAKNET WEBINAR SERIES

 

WEBINAR Series 1 by Dr. CTS Nair on the topic "The Future of Production and Trade of Teak: Emerging Scenarios in a Changing World". 

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WEBINAR Series 2 by Sinan Hagenah on the topic "Population genetic considerations for selection of plant reproductive material of teak (Tectona grandis)". 

 

 

 

 

ITTO Project on Sustainable Teak Management for Mekong subregion

Teak Mekong Newsletter

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The ITTO Teak project  "Enhancing Conservation and Sustainable Management of Teak Forests and Legal and Sustainable Wood Supply Chains in the Greater Mekong Sub-region" commenced its activity since March 2019. We are happy to bring out an online bi-monthly newsletter highlighting the implementation of the project activities and teak-based research and development information including teak supply and consumption for our esteemed readers.

 

 

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TEAKNET Directory

We are updating our TEAKNET Directory of Traders, Planters, Government Officials and Researchers in order to effectively link all the stakeholders across the globe and share information and events related to teak.

 

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