DEMO International Postpones Another Two Years

DEMO International Postpones Another Two Years

DEMO International Postpones Another Two Years DEMO International, one of North America’s largest outdoor forestry equipment shows, has postponed its fall 2022 show another two years. The highly anticipated in-woods show, originally scheduled for fall 2020, is now...
Oregon Honors Top Forest Operators

Oregon Honors Top Forest Operators

Oregon Honors Top Forest Operators During an early January ceremony, the Oregon State Board of Forestry honored recipients of its 2021 Forest Operators of the Year awards. This year’s winners are: NW Region—Aaron Silbernagel, All-Around Logging, Stayton, Ore.; SW...
Oregon May Alter Forest Practices

Oregon May Alter Forest Practices

Oregon May Alter Forest Practices Oregon is embarking on a major change to the Oregon Forest Practices Act following an agreement reached by preservationist and timber industry groups. According to the participants, changes to the act will deliver a variety of new...
ALC Seeks Additional PATHH Funding

ALC Seeks Additional PATHH Funding

ALC Seeks Additional PATHH Funding The need and success of the Pandemic Assistance for Timber Harvesters and Haulers (PATHH) was demonstrated by more than 5,600 applications representing eligibility for $385 million in aid, according to American Loggers Council....
Oregon Honors Top Forest Operators

Bandit Purchases The Trelan Co.

Bandit Purchases The Trelan Co. Bandit Industries has purchased The Trelan Co. from the Schumacher family. Bandit will continue to produce Trelan chippers and related products and market them as Trelan machines produced by Bandit. Bandit will also supply parts and...
Oregon’s Wil Heath Dies At Age 93

Oregon’s Wil Heath Dies At Age 93

Oregon’s Wil Heath Dies At Age 93 It can be tough to be the face of logging in America, but Oregon logger Wil Heath pulled it off with class and his trademark good nature when he posed with a spotted owl on his shoulder for the January 1991 cover of Life magazine. He...