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The Director’s Desk

In conducting some research about the logging industry I was amazed to discover how some things never change. “In 1937, at the height of the Great Depression, Minnesota’s timber workers …

The Pot Calling the Kettle Black

When the housing industry collapsed in 2006 the ACLT reviewed the wood portfolios of the mills, particularly the mills that closed. The common denominator was that Weyerhaeuser and Ainsworth had …

Where’s the Wood?

The current mill wood shortage is not solely a result of the severe winter weather and wet spring/summer weather. The current situation is a result of a combination of years …

Attack the Source

The Enemy of my Enemy is my Friend.  A new hope in the battle against WNS? By Chris Cornelison For the past six years, the “silver bullet” sought by scientists …