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September Market Update: Improvement in Commodity Plywood Markets

The past three to four weeks have seen marked improvement in the commodity plywood markets. Gradual improvement at first,...

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Freres Lumber Reduces Carbon Footprint with Biochar

Last month, Freres Lumber joined the Puro.EARTH marketplace -- an online, international marketplace that helps companies reduce or eliminate...

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Freres Lumber August Market Update: Plywood Sales Drought

The commodity plywood market continues to extend an already long sales drought for yet another week. Remarkably, buyers, for...

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Oregon Fire Season: Severe Potential for Wildfires this Year

Oregon is in big trouble – a direct result of an unprecedented wildfire crisis that is sweeping the western...

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August Market Report: Historic Drop in Plywood Pricing

We are currently experiencing an extraordinary drop in plywood pricing from the historic highs reached in previous months. Plywood...

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Current State of Timber Salvage

Following the 2020 fires, we continue to aggressively salvage from our own private timberland, as well as take in...

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Freres Lumber July Market Update: Big Box Stores Impact Lumber Prices

The commodity plywood markets continue to be in disarray, as they have been for the past three to four...

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July Market Report: Plywood Prices Decline Nationwide

Structural panel sales volumes moderated over the last few weeks as purchasers absorbed the duration of order files, as...

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Mass Ply Panel: A “Life Changing” Solution to Build

July 5, 2021 — Mass Ply Panel (Mass Ply) is receiving increased attention from building professionals who build...

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