Welcome to StarTree

A pan-European project to support the sustainable exploitation of forest resources
for rural development.

Wild Forest Products in Europe

Monday, 01 February 2016 Posted in StarTree, Events

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More than mushrooms, beyond berries!

StarTree will organise an international conference on Wild Forest Products in Europe on 13–14 October 2016 in Barcelona, Spain. The two-day conference will include invited keynote talks, sessions with contributed oral presentations, a poster exhibit, and a panel discussion with decision makers and stakeholder representatives.

Call for abstracts has been extended until April 29!

StarTree 3rd Regional Stakeholder Group meeting in Catalonia

Friday, 15 April 2016 Posted in StarTree, News, Catalonia

catalonia 3RSG2Poblet monastery hosted the third stakeholder meeting of StarTree on 13 April 2016. Technicians from the Catalan Forest Service, mycologists, experts in mushroom production and regulations, representatives from private and public forest owners, as well as of the mushroom and truffle industry gathered to discuss the latest advances within the StarTree project.

StarTree featured in Reforesting Scotland journal

Thursday, 14 April 2016 Posted in StarTree, Scotland

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Emma Chapman, Reforesting Scotland's Project Manager for StarTree, reports on the project's ongoing work in the latest issue 53 of Reforesting Scotland journal.


Save the date: Wild Forest Products Fair in Wales, 27 May 2016

Wednesday, 17 February 2016

Join the StarTree consortium at an open Fair to celebrate the innovation and diversity of small scale enterprises using wild forest products across Europe! 

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Featured Regional Case Study - Scotland

Scotland has a very low proportion of forest cover compared with most of Europe, and much of this is conifer plantations which are harvested by clear-felling.

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Stakeholder in the Spotlight

Meet the project partners

  • Enrico Vidale

    Enrico Vidale

    University of Padua (UNIPD), Coordinator of RCS Trentino-Alto Adige

Featured Publication

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Seventh Programme for research, technological development and demonst ration under grant agreement No. 311919

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