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America’s Forests Can’t Wait for Better Treatment of Forest Products

WASHINGTON (February 22, 2012)—President Barack Obama, building on the “We Can’t Wait” theme, this week announced plans to dramatically increase the federal government’s purchase of biobased products and in doing so, attempt to increase jobs in rural America. “We applaud … Continue reading

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Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announces new planning rule

Today, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s intent in the issuing of a new planning rule to address America’s vast National Forest System of 193-million acres.  The Secretary stated the new planning rule: “seeks to deliver … Continue reading

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