Columbia Forest Products Receives Leadership Award from the FSC®

  • October 31, 2014
  • by lwinkler

  Columbia Forest Products has been named a winner of the FSC Leadership Award in the Forest Stewardship Council US’s Conservation Champions for 2014.  The award was presented to Columbia Forest Products at an event held on October 23, 2014 at Greenbuild 2014 in New Orleans. In being named for this award, Columbia Forest Products […]

Twists and Cracks: Wood Movement Re-Visited

  • September 9, 2014
  • by lwinkler

Volume 16 I think it’s time to discuss the effects of moisture movement again.  This was the topic of the very first Wood Works Newsletter, but even though Volume I is readily available from our “Library” page on our website, it still comes up more frequently than any other. This is actually not entirely unpredictable!  […]

Newest Edition of ‘Branching Out’ Now Available

  • July 21, 2014
  • by lwinkler

Check out the newest edition of Branching Out which is Columbia Forest Products’ Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC) newsletter for FSC landowners. This newsletter is a great resource for interesting and current information relevant to landowners, as well as highlighting events associated with Columbia Forest Products. This issues features articles on: Bats and White Nose Syndrome […]

Haywood Community College tours FSC® managed forest

  • March 4, 2014
  • by lwinkler

Students from Haywood Community College in the Forest Management Technology curriculum toured forestland managed by Columbia Forest Products on February 27th.  The tour highlighted forest management using Forest Stewardship Council (FSC®) guidelines on a small, privately owned forest near Asheville, NC. Timber harvesting was completed about a year ago and provided students with a glimpse of […]