February 7-9th, 2022

Registration for the 2022 IHLA Convention & Exposition is now open!



WOODS ON WHEELS is now accepting requests to visit your community! Elementary schools, county fairs, annual festivals, or even a customer appreciation day at your company are all great venues for WOW. Please click HERE for information and to request a visit. If you’d like to sponsor a visit please complete this form.


News and Information

  • Hardwood University Workshop – January 27th – Sawmill efficiency and quality control For more details see our Events Page.
    For a schedule of other future classes click HERE.

  • We have compiled many Covid-19 resources and links for you and your business during these trying times. Please click HERE to see our links page.

  • The Real American Hardwood Promotion Coalition is hard at work to promote the message about the sustainability of
    our raw material, and the environmental and health benefits of using hardwood. Click HERE to read more about their efforts.

  • A great read or listen to how forests change over time.

  • Check out this short video on one of the many benefits of using hardwoods.

Indiana Hardwood Strategy

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.


Member Benefits


Why Become a Member?

The IHLA returns great value to its members in a variety of ways.