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A looger secures harvested logs on a truck.
Harvesting Trees - Articles Articles

Harvesting Trees

Sanford S. Smith, Ph.D.

This article explains why we harvest trees, the harvesting process, environmental issues, and aspects of different harvesting techniques. It is part of an educational series for youth. More
Hardwood veneer sheets
From the Woods: Hardwood Veneer - Articles Articles

From the Woods: Hardwood Veneer

Sanford S. Smith, Ph.D.

Hardwood veneer is a very thin layer of wood sliced or peeled from a hardwood log and is made from the "highest quality" logs. More
Maple Syrup Production
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Maple Syrup Production

Lynn Kime, Jayson K. Harper, Ph.D.

The production of maple syrup requires access to suitable woodland and many hours of labor within a short season. More
Malting Barley in Pennsylvania
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Malting Barley in Pennsylvania

Gregory W. Roth, Ph.D., Alyssa Collins, Ph.D., Austin Kirt

Demand for locally sourced malted barley, for local craft beer, has led to the development of malt houses in PA and other states in our region. More