2023ARWes Miller, Andrew Miller, Mark BylerA.M. LoggingPA
2022SERKen MartinMar-Cal IncMS
2021SERJerry GrayGray Logging, LLCFL
2020SERCharles “Binky” Tapscott and Troy “Guke” TapscottTapscott Brothers Logging, Inc.VA
2019LSRCliff ShermerShermer LoggingMN
2018ARFrank Meyers and Stephen WrightM.M Wright IncVA
2017LSRKit HasbargenHasbargen Logging Inc.MN
2016SERGary Brett & Rodney SchwabM.A. Rigoni, Inc.FL
2015NERBritt MoultonBritt Moulton LoggingVT
2014SERAnthony AndrewsAnthony Andrews LoggingNC
2013NERComstock Woodlands/H.O. BouchardME
2012SERT.W. Byrd’s SonsFL
2011NERPaul MitchellNY
2010LSRDave BerthiaumeMN
2009ARAugie, Ryan, Reg RedouteyRedoutey LoggingOH
2008NERBabineau LoggingME
2007SERTommy Barnes & David CoxIdeal Logging, Inc.SC
2006SERAdrian BishopBishop Forest Products, Inc.SC
2005SCRMitchell & Wanda PresleyMid-Star Timber Harvesting, Inc.AL
2004SERNipper & John BunnBunn Logging, Inc.GA
2003SERKen & Lynetta GrinerUsher Land & Timber, Inc.FL
2002LSRDave SidellSidell Forest ProductsMI
2001WRRandy PewPew Forest ProductsCA
2000SERTravis ReedReed Logging, Inc.GA
1999LSRJim & Toni CareyJ. Carey Logging Inc.MI
1998SCRJoe & Janet CherryCherry Logging Inc.TX
1997LSRRandy & Debby BlombergBlomberg LoggingWI
1996SERTracy Gunter, Jr.Tracy’s LoggingSC
1995NERDonald L. ParadisParadis Pulp & Logging, Inc.ME
1994SCRHarvey “Buck” Beach, Jr.Harvey Beach and Son Logging, Inc.MS
1993LSRTerry PetersTerrence L. Peters CompanyWI
1992NERRichard “Rick” LessardNorth Country Lumber, Inc.NH
1991SERM.M. Wright (deceased)Gasburg Timber CorporationVA
1990ARJ.C. “Buck” Williams, IIIJayfor Logging, Inc.WV

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