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Anthony Timberlands Inc. President Steven M. Anthony said high lumber prices has made it possible to finance $10 million in upgrades at its Malvern sawmill.
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Anthony Timberlands to Spend $10M on Malvern Mill Upgrades

Anthony Timberlands Inc. of Bearden says it will invest $10 million in improvements to its pine sawmill in Malvern over the next six to eight months. read more >
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Lumber Sale Fresh Kindling for Former Wife’s Fraud LawsuitLock Icon

After a Pope County lumber company was valued at $3 million in a 2007 divorce settlement, a new lawsuit alleges fraud after the company was sold seven years later for 26 times that amount. read more >
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Climate Change Drives Canadian Lumber Buying Spree

Milder winters and warmer summers have meant higher survival rates for the mountain pine beetle, which has triggered an epidemic that began in the 1990s which had killed by 2012 946 million cubic yards of pine trees in British Columbia. More than 45 million acres of forest have been affected. read more >
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UPDATE: Canadian Firm Buys Two Arkansas Lumber Companies

Canadian firm West Fraser Timber has bought two Arkansas sawmill and lumber manufacturing operations: Travis Lumber Co. of Mansfield and Bibler Brothers Lumber of Russellville. read more >