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Hardwood Federation Names Columbia Exec to Board of Directors

Greensboro, North Carolina (PRWEB) February 23, 2015 The Hardwood Federation and Columbia Forest Products announce that Jim Sitts, Appalachian Timber Manager, has been elected to the Hardwood Federation board of directors, taking the seat vacated by Brad Thompson, CEO of Columbia Forest Products, after eight years of service. Together with other leading firms in the hardwood industry, Columbia Forest Products played a key role in forming the Hardwood Federation and growing its activities... Read More
Posted by Kristina Bran at Wednesday, February 25, 2015 | 0 comments
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Los Angeles Hardwood Lumberman's Club Donates $11,000 to Foundation

MEMPHIS, TENN. – The Los Angeles Hardwood Lumberman’s Club (LAHLC) today announces the donation of $11,000 to the Hardwood Forest Foundation. The donation was made possible through the Club's 15th Annual Alan Bohnhoff Memorial Golf Tournament held in Yorba Linda, CA.  “This year’s donation is the highest amount LAHLC has raised for the Foundation since the Recession and quite honestly, it is needed now, more than ever,” said Charley Fiala, Foundation President and LAHLC Member of GMC... Read More
Posted by Kristina Bran at Friday, February 20, 2015 | 0 comments
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APHIS Expands Quarantine Area For The Emerald Ash Borer

The United States Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has added the entire state of Connecticut and Massachusetts and expanded the quarantine area in the state of Wisconsin for the Emerald Ash Borer. On February 9, APHIS added eight counties (Adams, Buffalo, Calumet, Juneau, Kewaunee, Manitowac, Oneida and Outagamie) and the Oneida Indian Reservation in Wisconsin to the EAB Regulated Area. On the same day, APHIS also announced the inclusion of the entire... Read More
Posted by Kristina Bran at Tuesday, February 17, 2015 | 0 comments
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