Welcome to Forest Enterprise Research
Forest Enterprise Research (FER) focuses on operational and financial improvements along the forestry value chain
Forest Enterprise Research aims at reducing operational costs and increasing profits by improving operational efficiencies and cost management.
ForEntSim will help you to calculate the Net Present Value, Equivalent Annual Income, Land Expectation Value and Internal Rate of Return of one hectare of plantation based on your income and costs.
Toolbox gives you access to a collection of useful forest operations and costing tools currently available on the web.
Forest Enterprise Research is a joint initiative between the Department of Forest and Wood Science at Stellenbosch University, the Institute for Commercial Forestry Research (ICFR) and Forestry Economic Services (FES).