Best in Wood Awards are given annually to honor custom woodworkers for their outstanding craftsmanship.


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Award winners are featured in FDMC magazine and were celebrated during an awards reception at the 2018 Wood Pro Expo, which took place October 18-19 at Warehouse at the Nook in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.

1.      Custom furniture
2.      Residential built-ins
3.      Architectural millwork projects
4.      Commercial cabinetry/furniture
5.      Custom kitchen/bath cabinetry
6.      Specialty items
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Organized crime drives global deforestation

Every year the world loses an estimated 25 million acres (10 million hectares) of forest, according to research by Jennifer A. Devine from Texas State University. Of the main drivers of deforestation is organized crime activities, including drug trafficking.
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Limelight: Buda Woodworks

Buda Woodworks was originally founded as a countertop laminate company, but has now evolved into what management calls a high-end architectural woodwork company. As the company has grown, it has invested in new technology including software from Microvellum. T. J. Harais, CEO at Buda Woodworks, said that with Microvellum, "we could now do things we never could before."

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