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Wood Pellet Industry Heats Up

The U.S. industrial wood pellet industry as a whole is growing at a rapid pace. Last year, the U.S. surpassed Canada as the largest exporter of industrial wood pellets, providing almost 35 percent of Europe's supply. New wood pellet manufacturing facilities and port shipping facilities are coming online all the time, especially in the Southeast.

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    Processing head in forest

    Head Maintenance 101

    For every eight hours a harvesting or processing head runs, you need to perform regular maintenance. Teach your operators the following tips, and they will enjoy more uptime and productivity. Class is in session.

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      The Forestry Equipment Review


      The Forestry Equipment Review is a dealer-personalized, corporately-produced, 16-page publication that goes out to thousands of John Deere Forestry customers quarterly. Content focuses around new product introductions, customer testimonials, real stories from the woods, and product support programs.
      Highlights of the Summer 2014 edition:

      Cover Story

      Joe Ross is a low-tech, hands-on guy. So why is his logging operation considered to be "one of the most technically advanced" in his region?


      News

      ACL fly-in, FRA Annual Meeting, USDA investment in forest restoration and advanced wood-frame construction, and more.

       

      Tech Tips

      Maintain diesel fuel cleanliness and quality, and run a more fuel-efficient operation by following these helpful tips.

       

      The Sequel is Even Better

      Brent Hickman was forced to sell his business after the bottom fell out of the logging market. But he didn't give up.

       

      Down Time

      Logger Bill Register has visited the beaches of Normandy. And he owns a fully restored U.S. Army Invasion jeep.

       

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      See how Hickman brushed himself off, got back up, and reentered the ring

      The Sequel is Even Better

      Brent Hickman was forced to sell his business after the bottom fell out of the logging market. But he didn't give up.

      See how Hickman brushed himself off, got back up, and reentered the ring
      Find out how you don’t have to be tech savvy to use technology effectively

      Seeing the Forest for the Trees

      Joe Ross is a low-tech, hands-on guy. So why is his logging operation considered to be "one of the most technically advanced" in his region?

      Find out how you don't have to be tech savvy to use technology effectively