2018 Q1 Forest Market Report

The 2018 first quarter report includes data on forest health in Huron-Manistee, Ottawa and Hiawatha forests, first quarter state and federal market activity and first quarter timber sales. 

Labor Issues in Trucking Industry

The U.S. trucking industry is effectively needing to replace the entire workforce every year (100% turnover) and new legislation is making it very difficult to attract and retain people. In 2015, the U.S. will have a 250,000 deficit in truck drivers. 

Sustainability in the Paper and Packaging Industry (Video)

Find out from students, professors and recruiters why the paper and packaging industry is always green and always growing.   

Wood: A Better Way to Build (video)

The materials used in this video were developed with support from the USA Forest Service Forest Products Laboratory. This video belongs to the American Forest & Paper Asssociation (AF&PA)

Forests of Michigan, 2014

This resource update provides an overview of forest resources in Michigan based on inventories conducted by the U.S. Forest Service, Forest Inventory and Analysis (FIA) program of the Northern Research Station.