IHLA is a relevant, member-driven trade association, whose members share a passion for creating the world’s finest hardwood products, and a determination to maintain the sustainable productivity of our nation’s forest resources.
Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch unveiled a new economic development strategy to grow the state’s hardwoods industry on February 5, 2019 at our 121st Annual Convention & Exposition. The strategy was commissioned by the Indiana Department of Natural Resources, the Indiana Hardwood Lumbermen’s Association and the Indiana State Department of Agriculture, and was completed by DJ Case & Associates, Purdue Center for Regional Development, Purdue University Department of Forestry and Natural Resources, and Purdue Extension.
Plan to attend the first annual Lumberjack Competition and Forestry Trade Show from August 23 through August 25, 2019 at C Bar C Expo Center in Cloverdale, Ind.The Lumberjack Show will feature lots of family fun including: a Forestry Trade Show (100+ vendors), Lumberjack Competition, Woodworking Demos, Beer Gardens and Food Vendors and Amateur Wood Axe Throwing Competitions. Click HERE for more details and ticket information.
Check out this short video on one of the many benefits of using hardwoods.
Take a minute to watch this video from HMA’s NextGen Leaders Council about the advantages of American Hardwoods.