Forest products and logging professionals now have two outstanding industry tours to attend in advance of the 2011 Midwest Forest Industry Show (MFIS).

The pre-show tours are set for Thursday, Sept. 29 and will feature visits to Madison County Wood Products, Inc in Fredericktown, MO and Rustic Wood Products, Inc in Perryville, MO. The cost is $50 per person and space is limited. Advance registration is required. These pre-show tours give attendees an opportunity to experience the awe of wood processing mills in the heart of the nation.

Sponsored by the Missouri Forest Products Association, these tours help celebrate the strength of the forest products industry and are held as a preface to The Midwest Forest Industry Show. This regional show has a 40 year history in Missouri and is stacking up to be an exciting event for timber harvesters, landowners and vendors alike drawing attendance from the surrounding states of Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi and Tennessee.

SOURCE: Missouri Forest Products Assn.

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