2017 Talk About Trees Annual Auction Results

2017 Talk About Trees Annual Auction Results

On behalf of the Talk About Trees forest education program and Oregon Women in Timber, thank you for your support of the 2017 Talk About Tree Annual Auction. The event was a great success! We had over 400 people in attendance, bringing in close to $90,000 dedicated to Talk About Trees, our statewide forest education… Continue Reading


Oregon Women in Timber 2017 Live Auction Line Up

Oregon Women in Timber invites you to join us during the 79th Annual Oregon Logging Conference for the Oregon Women in Timber 26th Annual Auction. The auction benefits the award winning forest education program, Talk About Trees! Did you know? Over 3 million people have participated in a Talk About Trees classroom program since 1991!… Continue Reading


Oregon Women in Timber’s 25th Annual Auction

Dear Friends~ Oregon Women in Timber invites you to the 78th Annual Oregon Logging Conference and Oregon Women in Timber’s 25thAnnual Auction to benefit the award winning forest education program, Talk About Trees! The Auction will be part of the Meet & Greet festivities at the Eugene Hilton Hotel & Conference Center on Wednesday, February… Continue Reading


2015 Auction Line Up

Talk About Trees Annual Auction Wednesday, February 18, 2015 Live Auction Lineup Download a pdf version here Handmade Wooden Skidder Donated by Weyerhaeuser Springfield and made by Weyerhaeuser employee Doug Peterson Newport Getaway for Two – One night stay in a deluxe waterfront suite at Anchor Pier Lodge in Newport Oregon. (July-September: Available Sunday-Thursday. October… Continue Reading


OWIT Auction – Thank You!

Thank you to everyone who attended the “Talk About Trees” Annual Auction!  It was Wednesday, February 19th at the Eugene Hilton Hotel & Conference Center. We had some great items this year.  Here are some of the Live Auction items. 1991 Maple Covered Bridge – Print of Original Painting by Local Artist, Carol Van Curler,… Continue Reading


Fall Owtings

Wrapping Up Another Wonderful Year! 2013 is about to close, but before it does we want to thank you all for another wonderful year. We look forward to 2014 and the many possibilities we can accomplish in forestry education! Read more about what we’ve been up to this fall and what we are looking forward… Continue Reading


Action Alert: Improve the Health of Eastern Oregon’s Rural Communities and Federal Forests

From our Friends at Healthy Forests, Healthy Communities It’s time for a permanent and comprehensive solution that improves the health of Eastern Oregon’s rural communities and federal forests. Eastern Oregon’s forests are overly dense, unhealthy and highly vulnerable to devastating crown fires due to a lack of active forest management.  Meanwhile, food stamp use and… Continue Reading


Video :: Powered by Oregon: Wood Biomass

Sawdust, chips and other residual material left over from logging, mill processing or forest restoration can be used to create clean energy in Oregon. Woody biomass can provide heat, electricity and liquid fuel. But it can also help give us healthier forests and healthier communities. This 9-minute video explores the uses and potential of woody… Continue Reading