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Ohio Wood Products
Includes Primary, Secondary, Sawmill, and Firewood directories, as well as Ohio Timber Price Reports
Historic Ohio Timber Price Reports
Veneer and Plywood Manufacturing
OSU's Urban Wood Utilization Project
BMPs for Erosion Control for Logging Practices in Ohio
Division of Forestry
2045 Morse Road
Columbus, OH 43229
The Linked Deposit Program is administered by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency with technical support from the Division of Forestry. Promoting the use of low-impact harvesting equipment is a key part of the division’s Ohio Forestry Initiative. (application form pdf)
Ohio Forest Industry Fact Sheet (pdf)
GrowNOW (a partnership between eligible banks and the Ohio Treasury) gives small business owners up to a 3% rate reduction on bank loans, savings up to $24,000 over two years.
No Two Alike (pdf) An August 2008 Ohio Woodland Journal article.
Ohio Roundwood Utilization by the Timber industry in 2006 (pdf). This Ohio Division of Forestry and U.S. Forest Service survey report details roundwood usage by the timber industry from 2003 through 2006. Volumes reported include roundwood processed by Ohio's primary wood products producers, the proportion of roundwood processed that originated from in-state versus out-of-state as well as roundwood used in other states or countries that was harvested from Ohio forests.
Log Scaling Handbook (pdf)
Best Management Practices for Logging Operations Brochure (pdf)
Selling Timber (pdf)
Urban Tree and Woody Yard Residues, a USDA Forest Service publication.
Portable Sawmill Directory (pdf), Custom/Contract sawing in Ohio
Ohio Commercial Firewood Dealers Directory
Ohio Commercial Firewood Dealers An informational resource of companies that process and sell firewood in Ohio.
Ohio's Forest Industries Contribute More Than $15 Billion To The State's Economy
The many sides of the forest economy - 30 page booklet on the economics of the forest products industry in Ohio. (pdf)
Forest Products Journal - Wood Use by Ohio's Amish Furniture Cluster (pdf)
Forest Products Journal - Forty Years of Hardwood Products Consumption (1963 - 2002) (pdf)
Opportunities and Challenges for the Export of U.S. Value-added Wood Products to China (pdf)
Control and Utilization of Tree of Heaven A Guide for Virginia Landowners