2019 Summer Conference Presentation

The 2019  Summer Conference of Appalachian Hardwood Manufacturers in July hosted a large crowd of members and guests at The Greenbrier in White Sulphur Springs, WV. The business sessions explained new technologies, a strategy to grow more white oak and the nation’s first poplar cross-laminated timber structure.  There were also breakout sessions on AHMI’s 401K plan and Guidelines for Log Grading.

The presentations from these sessions are posted below. Please review and if you have questions, contact the AHMI office.

WoodEye Lumber Grading and Optimization 2.0

JoeScan Sawmill Scanners

White Oak Initiative

Poplar CLT First US Structure



2020 Annual Meeting
Naples Grande Beach Resort – Naples, FL – February 19-23

Appalachian Hardwood Manufacturers, Inc. will hold its 2020 Annual Meeting at the Naples Grande Beach Resort, a luxury beachfront hotel set on 23-acres of beautiful waterfront property.  Enjoy fine dining, golf, tennis courts, plus a world-class spa, 3 outdoor pools, and a private beach.

The business program is being developed but will include presentations on

  • Export Markets
  • China in 2020
  • Domestic Grade Lumber Markets
  • Domestic Industrial Product Markets

The meeting will include golf, fishing in the Gulf of Mexico, and networking.

Make your room reservations HERE.

Meeting registration will open soon.