Content about American Lumber Co.

January 22, 2014

Back in November, the Mid-Hudson Lumber Dealers Association honored their 2013 Lumber Person of the Year, Rich Protsko.

At the West Hills Country Club in Middletown, N.Y., MHLDA director Tim Erchick presented the award to Protsko at the 2013 Annual Meeting Nov. 1.

June 7, 2011

On the value of FSC certification


“It is pay to play. Consumers have bought into the deal. If you fill out forms, pay fees to an offshore entity in Europe, you are good to go.”

— Todd Wilfong 
M4L Inc.

Hershey, Pa.



“I do not know of any customers asking about any wood certification of any kind. If selling FSC lumber were the only way that I could sell lumber, I’d switch to plastic!” 

— Seth Arluck

New Hampton Lumber Co.


January 10, 2011