Frequently Asked Questions
Slab is the outer part of a round log which is removed by the sawyer in the process of cutting the log into boards. We collect the slab, and bind it with steel bands. We sell it as an excellent kindling; it also makes rough fences and windbreaks for animals.
Excellent quality boards are sold as clear (with no knots), premium select (a few small knots), and #1 grade.
Boards with minor imperfections are sold at a 20% discount.
Boards with more significant imperfections are sold at 50% discount.
Short finished boards 3 feet or less are sold at 50% off.
Shavings from planers are collected in huge round bale bags and sold as bedding for horses.
Sawdust is collected and used as bedding and insulation.
Scrap boards are used as kindling.