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WORKFORCE TRAINING: Modeled after a successful initiative in Montana, Wisconsin will introduce forestry early in the education process, providing the opportunity for Wisconsin students to learn more about careers in forestry, and expand existing high school forestry education and training programs. More HERE

MARKET NEWS: Just as once soaring lumber prices topple back to earth, Boise Cascade has announced its acquisition of Coastal Plywood Company for $512 million. More HERE 

ESSAY CONTEST: Acuity’s annual Truck Driver Appreciation Contest runs until July 20. More HERE

FUEL TO THE FIRE: Anti-forestry lawsuits affect several projects that would conduct hazardous fuel reduction on at least 209,000 acres of land that’s vulnerable to severe fire. More HERE