August, 2011

GLTPA Executive Director Henry Schienebeck Greetings, The recall ballots are set for Wisconsin and the candidates are working to get the votes of the people within their respective districts. Looking back at the election this past spring between Kloppenberg and Prosser a person would have to wonder how the voter turnout will be. The judgeship vote was supposedly one of the most important in Wisconsin history yet the voter turnout was...
FISTA Trainer Lee Schauman Bucking trees In our last article, we talked a lot about properly felling trees. And earlier, we talked about proper limbing techniques. Now we need to get them into marketable material. Bucking trees can make a huge difference in the value added especially to logs and bolts. But doing it safely is also a key to successfully preparing the tree for market. When bucking: 1. Observe danger zones before starting...