SFI Vermont continues to promote the principle of sustainability as our private forest landowners manage for the future. The use of a third-party certification program develops confidence in buyers and consumers of forest products that these forestlands are well managed today and will be here for generations to come. SFI® is an independent, non-profit organization […]
Tuesday, October 10th, 2017. How do we best sustain Vermont’s working forests, and the people who work them? How does private forest ownership, and private certification, quite often promote better stewardship, as well as better productivity, than government forest ownership? Ed Larson and Bruce Shields take a closer look.