Industry News

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....
October 11, 2012
Rhinelander, WI -- The Great Lakes Timber Professionals Association (GLTPA) and Logging Congress Committee announced today that Lake States Logging Congress and Equipment Expo dates and time have changed for the 2013 show, to be held at The U.P....
October 1, 2012
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:Stacey CurtisMarketing Services CoordinatorNortrax-Inc3506 Oakwood Mall Drive, Suite AEau Claire, WI 54701Phone: 715-858-1332Stacey.curtis@nortrax.com Nortrax Supports Log-A-Load for Kids at Logging Events...
September 12, 2012
MAT Executive Director, Benda Owen- The Michigan Association of Timbermen in Newberry, Michigan has announced that Brenda Owen will fill the vacant position of Executive Director for the Association. Established in 1972, the Timbermen is a 400+...
August 14, 2012
Lake States Logging Congress Expo event to also highlight ways to reduce operating costs for fleets Unique event offers interactive Delo experience, a chance to win the Delo Bass boat and more Chevron Lubricants, maker of the Delo® brand of...
July 27, 2012
Statement on Wood Products and the National Forests:   Today, USDA issued a press statementon their efforts to create jobs in the forest sector. FFRC Executive Director Bill Imbergamo issued the following statement:    ...