Arbor Month – National Trees of the Year 2017

SEPTEMBER IS ARBOR MONTH 1 September: Arbor Day | 1-7 September: Arbor Week  Arbor Day was first celebrated in South Africa in 1983. Since its extension to National Arbor Week in 1999, National Arbor Week is celebrated every year during the first week of September. As the custodian of forestry in South Africa, the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries is responsible for the campaign. Arbor Week serves as a call […]

Arbor Month – Trees of the Year 2016

Arbor Day was first celebrated in South Africa in 1983. Since its extension to National Arbor Week in 1999, National Arbor Week is celebrated every year during the first week of September. As the custodian of forestry in South Africa, the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries is responsible for the campaign. 1 September: Arbor Day | 1-7 September: Arbor Week | 1-30 September: Arbor Month […]