HARVESTING NEWS - Trott Lumber: Appalachian Region Outstanding Logger

FRA’s Appalachian Region, and STIHL Incorporated, honored Sam Trott of Shelbyville, Tennessee as the Region’s 2013 Outstanding Logger on September 26 at the Region’s Awards Dinner in Norton, Virginia. A third-generation logger, Sam, along with his wife, Jennifer, have branched into sawmilling, with their adult children much involved in both operations. The selection team made special note of:

• the firm’s high reputation locally,
• the strong emphasis on careful merchandising,
• the outstanding safety record, and
• involvement in local government and promotion of logging and sawmilling in several venues.

More at www.forestresources.org/fra/news_releases/FRA_Appal_OL_Trott_2013.pdf, and please visit the firm’s web site at www.trottlumbercoinc.com.