Report of the 35th Grafton Conference. Produced by the Windham Foundation and facilitated by VCRD.
On August 14 and 15, 2013, a few dozen leaders in the forest products sector of Vermont gathered at the Grafton Inn for a Windham Foundation Conference entitled Vermont’s Forest Economy: Advancing Creativity and Entrepreneurship in Value-Added Forest Products. The participants of this conference brought together leadership and experience in public policy, state government, and key sectors of the forest products economy to frame ideas that advance opportunities and prosperity for the future of the industry. The report includes key ideas and opportunities that were identified as well as priority action steps.