Friday Five: Forestry News for December 8, 2017

Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news, and things we think are cool or interesting. Here are your top stories: Wind is the culprit in 2017’s horrific wildfire season latimes.com How this ‘doctor’ brings in over $10,000 a day healing trees cnbc.com Beetles are ravaging Europe’s oldest forest. Is logging the … Read more…

Friday Five: Forestry News for December 1, 2017

Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news, and things we think are cool or interesting. Here are your top stories: That perfect Christmas tree will be harder to find, pricier this year usatoday.com UGA recommend best Georgia nut-producing trees henryherald.com Forest Service regional team uses high tech for post-fire work in … Read more…

Friday Five: Forestry News for November 24, 2017

Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news for the week, and things we think are cool or interesting. Here are your top stories for the week: The lumber industry looks to respond to the rise of mass timber archpaper.com New York’s First Timber Buildings In Over A Century Break Ground In … Read more…

Friday Five: Forestry News for November 17, 2017

Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news for the week, and things we think are cool or interesting. Here are your top stories for the week: Trees for Troops program in Athens area helps military families at Christmas onlineathens.com Illinois DNR warns landowners about higher timber market kwqc.com Increasingly Mechanized Logging … Read more…

Friday Five: Forestry News for November 10, 2017

Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news for the week, and things we think are cool or interesting. Here are your top stories for the week: Weyerhaeuser Pulls Out of Joint Venture building-products.com What those who know about chopping wood think of UGA’s ‘keep chopping’ motto onlineathens.com Viewfinders unveil Tennessee fall … Read more…

Friday Five: Forestry News for November 3, 2017

Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news for the week, and things we think are cool or interesting. Here are your top stories for the week: CatchMark Closes $43.3 Million Acquisition of 14,923 Acres of Prime Timberlands near Southeast Georgia Coast markets.businessinsider.com B.C.’s lumber trade suffers in wake of vicious summer … Read more…

Friday Five: Forestry News for October 27, 2017

Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news for the week, and things we think are cool or interesting. Here are your top stories for the week: Potlatch to buy smaller rival Deltic Timber cnbc.com A Perfect Bullish Storm For Lumber seekingalpha.com The centurylong quest to save the American Chestnut may soon … Read more…

Friday Five: Forestry News for October 20, 2017

Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news for the week, and things we think are cool or interesting. Here are your top stories for the week: Investing: Catchmark or Weyerhauser? economicsandmoney.com Firearms deer hunting season opens this weekend in Georgia mdjonline.com The Georgia peach is disappearing theweek.com A day in the … Read more…

Friday Five: Forestry News for October 13, 2017

Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news for the week, and things we think are cool or interesting. Here are your top stories for the week: Ten killed as forest fires hit northern California ft.com The Path Begins: Forest Kindergarten in Georgia blog.ed.gov Game of Thrones road in Northern Ireland closed … Read more…

Friday Five: Forestry News for October 6, 2017

Friday Five is our weekly recap of timber and forestry news for the week, and things we think are cool or interesting. Here are your top stories for the week: S.C. begins quarantine on ash wood, firewood thetandd.com In a Body Farm for Trees, Scientists Root Out the Killers scientificamerican.com Robots under Swedish forest breathe … Read more…