WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Forest Service will offer $41 million through the 2023 Wood Innovations Grant and 2023 Community Wood Grant programs to spark innovation and create new markets for wood products and renewable wood energy. Made possible in part by President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law and the Inflation Reduction Act, these grants expand wood product use and strengthen emerging wood energy markets, supporting sustainable forest management – particularly in areas of high wildfire risk.
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Lumber Coalition voiced its support for the latest preliminary determination by the U.S. Department of Commerce calling for a combined anti-subsidy and anti-dumping duty rate of 8.24% on Canadian softwood lumber imports.
I know the best material to use to make outside shudders is cedar, but is pine ok to use if I will be painting them?
ROCHESTER, N.Y. – Nexis3 and Olon Industries have teamed up to produce a premium painted cabinet door alternative. Olon makes a matte material called VelourTouch that is available as a laminated panel and profile wrap. The company describes it as having a smooth finish that resists scratches and fingerprints and competes directly against painted wood – at a fraction of the price.
Saint Louis Closet Co.'s Closets for a Cause program has surpassed over $100,000 in donations to St. Louis-based charities.
DUBLIN, Ireland – Global sales of woodworking machinery are expected to increase at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.1%, rising from $4.3 billion in 2020 to $6.1 billion in 2027, according to a recently released report by Research and Markets.