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Great Lakes TPA Magazine - August 2016



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Product Showcase: BARKO

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Barko Harvesters and Feller Bunchers:
Even More Productivity

Purpose-built from the ground up, Barko harvesters and feller bunchers have continued to grow in popularity among loggers in the Great Lakes region. The units were developed and introduced in 2013, after an extensive research process that involved collecting input directly from customers, engineers and other forestry experts who understand what it takes to succeed in harvesting applications. Read More...


Director's Notes

“The will to win is nothing without the will to prepare” Zig Ziglar

What do we see that we haven’t yet seized?   Is it overall public acceptance of forest management practices; a secure future for loggers making today’s huge investments on quarterly or annual contract;  the ability to provide logging/trucking employees a high standard of living to retain their services long term? Read More..

President's Message

By the time you read this – it will be a month or less until the Logging Expo that is being held in Oshkosh Wisconsin.  This year’s dates are September 8th 9th, and 10th at the Sunnyview Expo Center.  Our traditional hours of Thursday afternoon, all day Friday and Saturday until 1:00 p.m. will be the case.

The Thursday evening kickoff event will be held at the Best Western Riverfront Conference Center in downtown Oshkosh.  This is a great facility that is right on the river and will let people enjoy an outdoor area as well as indoors.  It is probably one of the most scenic venues we have ever had for this event. Read More...

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