News Release

For Release: Jan. 8, 2009         
Contact:   BLM:  Jeff Fontana (530) 252-5332

Franklin Logging Wins BLM Popcorn Timber Sale

Franklin Logging, Inc., Bella Vista, was the winning bidder on the Bureau of Land Management’s  (BLM) Popcorn Timber Sale.  Bidding was conducted on Dec. 23.
The company bid $117,870 for the 1.6 million board feet of ponderosa pine located on

BLM-managed public lands in eastern Shasta County.  The timber was appraised at $45,870.


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