Friday, 14 June 2019 00:59
Miranda Gowell with TEAM Safe Trucking, Inc., Mike Macedo with International Paper, David Cupp with Walsh Timber Company, and Scott Copeland with Guffin & Eleam, Inc. gave a firsthand account of how others in the forest products industry are taking advantage of the tools provided by TEAM Safe Trucking...
Monday, 04 March 2019 11:49
For the first time in history, there are five distinct generations in the workforce: Traditionalists, Baby Boomers, Gen Xers, Millennials and now Generation Z, all with their own perspectives, styles, and expectations. These differences often create misunderstandings, stereotypes, and conflicts. What if we could leverage the differences between generations? Mike Burnett from Empire CAT shared with us the reasons for the differences and how to find creative solutions.
Thursday, 29 November 2018 08:24
Tim O’Hara, Manager, Lake States Region and Policy Communications, and Pat Rita, FRA Consultant, Orion Advocates, discuss the results of the 2018 Midterm elections for the House and Senate, and what they mean for FRA members. Points of emphasis include a look at changes in leadership on key House committees and what this could mean for FRA priorities.
Tuesday, 02 October 2018 11:47
Policy and Regulatory Overview. Tim O’Hara and Pat Rita discuss the 2018 Midterm elections for the House and Senate, a general update on trade and tariff efforts, and FRA’s lobbying efforts on the following issues: Guestworker Reform, Transportation, the Farm Bill, and the Endangered Species Act.
Monday, 26 February 2018 12:15
Recently, the administration and congressional leadership announced a rollout of their priorities on infrastructure as the next big item on the agenda. This webinar covers an overview of priorities in the upcoming infrastructure plan broken down by key staff from...
Monday, 06 November 2017 14:50
Overview of FRA’s 2017 Fly-In featuring Ray Berthiaume of Wagner Forest Management, Ltd., Louisa Daniels of Green Bay Packaging, Inc., Marc Davison of International Paper, Hannah Jefferies of Forest2Market, Bill Johnson of Johnson Timber/Flambeau River Papers, Donna Kopecky of LP, Dale Lemmons of Interstate Wood Products Inc., Barry Parrish of Georgia Biomass LLC, and Dan Toivonen of LP.
Tuesday, 12 September 2017 08:57
Military veterans employed in forestry describe logging, log trucking, and related work opportunities and point out why transitioning veterans should consider in-woods ers, Policy and You
Thursday, 13 July 2017 10:12
Webinar focusing on FRA’s Wood Fiber Supply Chain Relationship Workshops. These Workshops try to open a dialogue between mills and suppliers.