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Freres Lumber Explores Mass Ply Panel Equipment Used in German Mills

October 9, 2017 — At the end of August, Jason Pilgrim, our new CNC Specialist and I traveled to...

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September Market Update: Plywood market strong going into fall

October 2, 2017 — The plywood market continues to surprise and exceed the expectations of almost everyone these days,...

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September Market Report: Oregon forest fires affect wood products markets

September 25, 2017 — The fire at the Freres Lumber Company dryer facility sparked wood products price increases the...

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Tragic Fire Season Reinforces Need to Review Wilderness Area Firefighting Policies

September 18, 2017 — It only took one tree to ignite the Whitewater Fire near Mt. Jefferson. On July...

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August Market Update: Slower Sales and Low Inventories in Plywood Market

August 28, 2017 — Freres Lumber Company sees changes in sales and inventory levels in the plywood market for...

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August Market Report: Disturbances in Log Production Predict a Challenging Fall Market

August 14, 2017 — July was a tumultuous month for wood products even without our own struggles with the...

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July Market Update: Multiple Factors Prop up Plywood Sales

July 31, 2017 — Strong Plywood Market. It has been a remarkable plywood run so far this summer, with...

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July Market Report: Freres Lumber Carries on After Fire

July 24, 2017 — Plant 4 Rebuilding Project Begins. July began in the worst possible of ways for us...

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American Pride on the Fourth of July

July 3, 2017 — For Freres Lumber Company, celebrating the Fourth of July has always been a cherished family...

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