April 20 -21, 2009; Wood Education & Resource Center (WERC), Princeton, West Virginia.
This workshop is designed to give an update on the current economic situation and opportunities for wood component products. The "Big Picture" will include presentations on the U.S. economy and the housing industry, the primary wood industry, the dimension & component industry, and the secondary wood industry. A discussion on the potential markets for certified wood components is planned. Plant tours of Merillat's cabinet door & component operation or Stanley Furniture's plant will be included.
For more information and to register online, go to http://www.woodscience.vt.edu/woodcomponents