Industry News

September 26, 2014
Save-the-Date October 30 & 31, 2014Bat-Friendly Forestry Workshop and Field TourAitkin, MN   The workshop on October 30th will feature the results of 2014 summer bat survey work, including acoustical and mist net surveys done throughout...
September 15, 2014
Log - A - Load For Kids More information to come on these worthy events. Forest Park School ForestCrystal Falls, MIWednesday, September 24, 2014   Northwest Chapter Log-A-LoadBrule River ForestThursday, October 2, 2014  
July 23, 2014
Who: Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba; Rep. Ed McBroom, R-Vulcan; Rep. John Kivela, D-Marquette; Rep. Scott Dianda, D-Calumet; and The general public. What:Six town hall meetings When/Where: Monday, July 216 - 7 p.m. ET Calumet High School Commons...
July 3, 2014
Contact: United States Department of Agriculture Office of Communications (202) 720-4623    USDA Announces Funding Availability for  Turning Biomass Material into Energy   Farm Bill Implementation Continues as Energy Facilities...
July 3, 2014
  Governor Scott Walker Approves Disaster Aid Related to 2011 Timber Blow Down   Madison - Governor Scott Walker today gave approval to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) to provide Disaster Damage Aids to help pay for...
January 3, 2014
The Michigan Association of Timbermen and the Great Lakes Timber Professionals Association, thru their wholly owned subsidiaries, Forest Insurance Center Agency, Inc. and Mauck Insurance Agency, Inc., announce the asset purchase of Loggers Insurance...
April 4, 2013
April 4, 2013For Immediate Release Rhinelander—On Monday, April 8th, Governor Scott Walker will attend the 5th Annual Spring Celebration. The event, hosted by the Rhinelander, WI, based Great Lakes Timber Professionals Association (GLTPA),...
December 6, 2012
PRESS RELEASE12-06-12For Immediate ReleaseContact:Henry Schienebeck715-282-5828Great Lakes Timber Professionals Associationwww.timberpa.com Annosum Winter Treatment Suspension This press release was origionally created by the Wisconsin Department...
November 16, 2012
MEMO TO: All FRA Members SUBJECT: Loggers’ Access to Credit: ACTION REQUESTED by November 26 Dear Members: The FRA Board has identified the credit crisis, especially as it affects logging contractors and other supply-chain-related small...
October 31, 2012
Madison—More than one million private acres classified as open for public use under a landowner-incentive program are easier for outdoor enthusiasts to find thanks to a new online state mapping tool unveiled today by Governor Scott Walker....