“Latvijas valsts meži” invites to the largest forest informative event in Baltic

 

On this weekend – Friday and Saturday from 10 am until 5 pm the LVM Nature Park in Tērvete will hold “Forest Days of Latvia”, the largest forest informative event, where all forest friends are invited – big and small, families with children, grandpas and grandmas, professionals and other enthusiasts of forest industry!

On the Family Day – Saturday, May 25 – visitors of “Forest Days of Latvia” after visiting all the forest educational stops will have an opportunity to visit the LVM Nature Park in Tērvete with free tickets, which can be received in the Information Tent located next to stand “Kop mežu!” (No 99 in the map of event).

In the “Forest Days of Latvia” companies will introduce with the benefits and wide use of wooden products by demonstrating functional products that are made from wood – wooden bicycles, garden furniture, floors, doors and even wooden houses. Professionals of the industry will inform about efficient forest management, protection against fire and hunting management. The nuances of practical works will be relieved by observing ground drilling, branch woodchipping, firewood preparation, felling, delimbing, cutting of trees and other demonstrations. During the event there will also be demonstrations of forest planting machine, which this spring was tried out for the first time in Latvian silviculture practice.

In forest educational stands there will be a chance to try out future professions – for example, cutting timber, discovering the most modern world of chainsaws, step into the shoes of forest machinery – harvester and forwarder – operator profession.

The “Forest Days of Latvia” is organised by JSC “Latvijas valsts meži” in collaboration with Tērvete region municipality, the Latvian Forest Owners' Association, the Latvian Wood Industry Federation and association “Zaļās mājas”. In year 2018 the “Forest Days of Latvia” in LVM Nature Park in Tērvete happened for the first time, and it gathered approximately 12 000 people. Event is free of charge, more information available here: www.latvijasmezadienas.lv.

The LVM Nature Park in Tērvete invites to go to forest!