Sue Pukall http://wxpr.org en Too Little Logging For Lumber? http://wxpr.org/post/too-little-logging-lumber <p>Some lumber mills in northern Wisconsin say low timber harvests from the Chequamegon Nicolet National Forest are jeopardizing their businesses. &nbsp;</p><p>Sue Pukall of Arbor Vitae’s Pukall Lumber says the company is sometimes forced to buy logs hauled from Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, which costs about $200 extra per truckload.</p><blockquote><p>“Ideally we should be able to source all the logs that we need within a 50-75 mile radius of our mill.&nbsp; So when we have to go up into the UP, that’s obviously a lot further than 75 miles.”</p> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 23:01:14 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 8432 at http://wxpr.org Too Little Logging For Lumber?