University of Kentucky
Department of Forestry
130 Robinson Road
Jackson, KY 41339
voice: 606-666-2438 x235
or 859-257-9511 x235
WOOD UTILIZATION CENTER
voice: 859-257-9511 x269, x270, x271
A. S. Forestry and Wood Technology
B. S. Agriculture Education
Responsibilities include providing wood related research facilities for regional and state researchers. We also provide industry assistance, as well as educational and extension training programs at the Wood Utilization Center, Robinson Station, Quicksand KY. Educational programs at the Wood Utilization Center include: technical training, wood industry related short courses, in-service training for Cooperative Extension Agents and assisting with the Forestry and Wood Technology Program in cooperation with the University of Kentucky and Hazard Community and Technical College.
The Wood Utilization Center research and development programs include: research on wood and wood products, and wood machining in cooperation with various universities, industry, both primary and secondary, government agencies, and private research groups.
Industry assistance programs include: outreach in-plant training, and industry technical assistance, and primary and secondary wood industry development.
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