wood products

BioPreferred program opens to wood products

WASHINGTON – American Wood Council (AWC) President and CEO Robert Glowinski issued the following statement regarding the recognition of wood products under the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) BioPreferred Program going into effect.  The 2014 Farm Bill states that forest products, previously considered to be ineligible because they were “mature market,”...

Boise Cascade buys Filler King Company

Boise Cascade Wood Products, L.L.C., a subsidiary of Boise Cascade, L.L.C. announced today the purchase of assets of Filler King Company in Homedale, Idaho. Filler King Company is a producer of laminated beams and laminated decking. The details of the transaction were not disclosed. “The Filler King operation enjoys a rich...