Timber

File photo of a worker stacking timber. (Photo by TAUSEEF MUSTAFA/AFP/Getty Images)

States Fight Green-Building Leader Over Local Wood

A building supplier phoned Pollard Lumber Co. about providing wood for a large government construction project in Georgia, but the deal broke down over a single question about how the family-owned sawmill has committed itself to environmentally friendly practices.

06/09/2013

(Photo credit should read GREG WOOD/AFP/Getty Images)

Drought Hurting Timber Industry

ALBANY, Ga. (AP) — State forestry officials say Georgia’s ongoing drought is hurting Georgia’s timber industry by putting pine trees at risk. Rangers with the Georgia Forestry Commission tell WALB-TV that the drought is making […]

WAOK-AM–08/10/2012

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