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The Department of Wood Science and Forest Products at Va Tech would like to express special thanks to our co-sponsor, the Virginia Forest Products Association. We couldn't have done it without your help!

Audrey Zink-Sharp, Professor & Wood Magic Show Coordinator receives sponsor check from J.R. "Randy" Bush, Executive Director, Virginia Forest Products Association


Sun Machinery
Lexington, SC

Timber Truss Housing Systems
Salem, VA
Lancaster County Timber Frame
Lancaster County, PA
Appomattox Lumber
Appomattox, VA
Lane Furniture
Altavista, VA
Stuart Flooring
Stuart, VA
Union Camp
Franklin, VA
Frank Chervan, Inc.
Bedford, VA
Willamette Industries
Portland, OR
Hardwood Forest Foundation
Memphis, TN
Atlanta, GA
B. A. Mullican Lumber
Maryville, TN
B C Wood Products, Inc
Ashland, VA
J.E. Jones Lumber Company
Montpelier, VA
Trus Joist MacMillan
Boise, ID
Williamsburg Millwork Corp.
Richmond, VA
Dept. of Forestry
Va Tech
Morgan Lumber Company
Red Oak VA
Hardwood Forest Foundation
Memphis, TN
Nottoway Lumber Sales
Mechanicsville, VA
Virginia Forestry Educational Foundation
Richmond, VA
Hardwood Manufacturers Association
Pittsburgh, PA
Outreach Division
Va Tech
Appalachian Hardwood Manufacturers, Inc.
High Point, NC
Merillat Industries, Inc.
Atkins, VA
Coastal Lumber Company
Bruceton Mills, WV
Augusta Forestry Center
Crimora, VA
American Forest & Paper Assn.
Washington, DC
Northeastern Research Station
Princeton, WV
Blacksburg Rescue Squad
Blacksburg, VA
Hardwood Plywood & Veneer Assn.
Restin, VA
USDA Forest Service Southern Research Station
Blacksburg, VA
Private Individuals So. Lumber Manuf. Assn
Forest Park, GA
USDA FS - Jefferson Nat'l Forest
Roanoke, VA
WoodTech, Inc.
Bluefield, WV
Dyno Overlays
Hayward, WI
Westvaco Corp.
Covington, VA
North Carolina Forestry Association
Raleigh, NC
International Paper
Stuart, Va
Augusta Lumber Company
Waynesboro, VA
College of Natural Resources, Va Tech
Blacksburg, VA
Lexington, SC

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In addition to our co-sponsor and the generous monetary contributions of those on the previous list, the following specific gifts have been made:

Supplies for the wood sandwich event were donated by WoodTech Company, Bluefield, WV, and Dyno Overlays, Hayward, WI

Pulp fiber for the paper making was donated by Westvaco, Covington, VA

Laminated strand lumber apples were gifts to the teachers from TrusJoist MacMillan Corp., Boise, ID

Merillat Corporation, Atkins, VA donated various items as gifts to teachers and event prizes

Truax books were donated for each child and teacher by Stuart Flooring, Stuart, VA

Coloring books (2) were provided for each child and teacher by the USDA Forest Service, Roanoke, VA, and by the Southeastern Lumber Manufacturers Association, Forest Park, GA

a Forest Resource Fact Book was donated for each teacher by the Hardwood Plywood & Veneer Association, Restin, VA

National Forest Products Week packets and recycling folders were donated for each teacher by the American Forest & Paper Association, Washington, DC

Environmental education packets were donated for each teacher by Westvaco Corp., Covington, VA

the book "History of Papermaking" was donated for each school by International Paper, Stuart, VA

eastern redcedar disks, maples cubes, TAPPI coloring pages, wood pencils, and bubbling bazookas were provided by the Department of Wood Science and Forest Products and the Virginia Forest Products Association

And, of course, a special thanks to the faculty members and students whose time, energy and ideas brought the show together!

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