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Bulgarian Foresters Visit USDA Forest Service to Observe Timber Operations –First stop: Our Nation’s Capital

Delegation toured lumber mills and met with area loggers.

Delegation toured lumber mills and met with area loggers.

Over the past year, the USDA Forest Service has been providing technical advice and assistance to the Deputy Minister for Forestry in the Bulgarian Ministry of Agriculture and Food. From July 18-30, the Forest Service hosted a six-member delegation of Bulgarian forestry officials to provide insight of the day-to-day operations in timber sales management.  The agency facilitates the participation of international visitors in a broad variety of educational and cultural exchange programs in the United States. Read more »