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IWF Urban Wood Seminar Sponsors Help Spread the 'Word'

The Full Circle Urban Forest Network, with more than a little help from its sponsor friends, will educate professional woodworkers about the opportunities of urban wood next month at a seminar next month at the International Woodworking Fair in Atlanta. Read more >>

Sterling Lumber Garners Pair of Business Awards


Lightning struck Sterling Lumber Company of Phoenix, IL, in a good way. The company was recently recognized for its business leadership in separate award ceremonies, one by accounting firm Ernst & Young and the other by the Chicago Southland Economic Development Corporation (CSEDC).

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Forest Fast Break Video: Urban Forest Wood Usage

The North Carolina Urban and Community Forestry Grant Program worked with the Oregon Forest Resources Institute to produce a series of three Forest Fast Breaks - videos focused on important contributions of the urban forest.

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IWF Seminar Aims to Demystify Urban Wood Use


Three entrepreneurs who operate businesses capitalizing on the largely untapped stream of urban wood will share their passions and diverse point of views for putting felled community trees to their best possible use at a free seminar scheduled for 1:00 p.m. Friday, Aug. 26 at the International Woodworking Fair in Atlanta.

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Woodturners 'Bowled' Over by Urban Wood

The Duluth News Tribune ran an urban wood feel-good story about the Lake Superior Woodturners and its charitable efforts to convert "felled silver maple trees along Fourth Avenue."

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