ON THE COVER
Paul Jones started WyEast Forestry Management with only a rented bulldozer. A little over 10 years later, the business has evolved and grown to include three distinct companies
WyEast Timber Services on the Grow
Firewood business unit enables company to be vertically integrated, spurs growth.
Winch-Assist Approach Makes Its Way East
West Virginia logger looking to improve safety gets a boost in production with technology used in the West: a TimberMax Traction-Winch.
Good Crew Leads to Success for Wayne Stone Logging
Wayne Stone attributes his nearly 40 years of success in the logging industry to his productive crew and reliable equipment.
Payload, Cycle Time Are Keys to Productive Grapple Yarding
Recent research suggests grapple yarding can be very productive, yarding more than 100 tons per Productive Machine Hour (PMH). Payload and cycle time are the keys.
Oregon Logging Conference Gets a Boost
The 85th Annual Oregon Logging Conference got a boost in attendance and visitors compared to a year ago. Pre-registered attendance and exhibitor participation both increased.
Daily service check will help ensure proper maintenance of heavy equipment. Matthew Flood, Product Marketing Manager for John Deere, has some suggestions on how to go about it.