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At the Sawmill...

Modern lumber manufacturing has come a long way in the last quarter century. The old, dirty, inefficient mill of the past has been replaced by a clean, high-speed, fully computerized automated operation.

Logs are expensive, and modern mills must be very efficient and recover as much lumber as they can from them. The basic process of lumber manufacturing is the same for most mills.

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