A truckload of logs heads to the Klausner lumber mill in Live Oak, Fla., on July 28, 2015. The demand for timber worldwide is booming. Dozens of lumber mills and pine straw, bark and wood pellet processing plants have moved into the region to take advantage its unique soil composition and warm, moist climate in which pine trees thrive.
A truckload of logs heads to the Klausner lumber mill in Live Oak, Fla., on July 28, 2015. The demand for timber worldwide is booming. Dozens of lumber mills and pine straw, bark and wood pellet processing plants have moved into the region to take advantage its unique soil composition and warm, moist climate in which pine trees thrive. John Raoux AP
A truckload of logs heads to the Klausner lumber mill in Live Oak, Fla., on July 28, 2015. The demand for timber worldwide is booming. Dozens of lumber mills and pine straw, bark and wood pellet processing plants have moved into the region to take advantage its unique soil composition and warm, moist climate in which pine trees thrive. John Raoux AP

Timber business booming throughout northeast Florida

September 10, 2015 6:59 PM