- Growing totara for timber
In this page: Site selection for Planted totara How many should I plant? Pruning totara Thinning totara Authors: Harriet Palmer and David Bergin November 2017. Totara (Podocarpus totara) is one…
- Totara – Northland’s farm forests of the future
Helen Moodie, Paul Quinlan, David Bergin and Chris Kennedy, New Zealand Tree Grower November 2007. Introducing the vision, activities, objectives and profile of the Northland Totara Working Group. It may be…
- Sustainable totara management and biodiversity conservation in Northland: School of Forestry blog, March 21, 2017
David Norton and Laura Young, School of Forestry, University of Canterbury, Christchurch. 9 December 2016 Public conservation (PCL) land makes up a relatively minor part of the Northland land area…
- Warren Smith, Greymouth, West Coast branch
Warren Smith and wife Marilyn own two farms - a sheep and beef property which has been in the family for many years, plus a newer dairy block. Warren is…
- Report: Pathways to Building Code compliance for farm-totara timber June 2016
Backed by the Sustainable Farming Fund, Tanes Tree Trust and NZFFA, this report explores opportunities for Building Code compliance that would lead to market development and greatly increase the potential…
- Totara: establishment, growth and management
Bergin, D. (2003) New Zealand Indigenous Tree Bulletin No. 1 (pp. 40). Rotorua: NZ Forest Research Institute.
Full colour handbook: practical advice on growing and managing totara in NZ.
- Management of Naturally Regenerating Totara on Farms - Thinning and Pruning
Technical article No. 11.3
- Totara: Existing uses and market development opportunities for naturally regenerating totara timber
Quinlan, P., & Northland Totara Working Group. (2011). NZ Landcare Trust. Sustainable Farming Fund. Northland Totara Working Group.
Comprehensive report with practical information about harvesting, processing and marketing totara. Northland focus but relevant elsewhere. SFF project (L10/145).