green timber

green timber

Freshly converted timber that has not been dried in a kiln; has a high moisture content, usually well above 50%.
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The economy here is anchored by three entities, Riceland Foods, Max's Prairie Wings and, you guessed it, green timber mallard duck hunting.
Crowe was a sportsman himself and as his business dealings flourished, he established a small private reserve of flooded green timber to indulge his love for duck hunting.
2014): boiling out the water by submerging the green timber in heated oil.
It proceeded so fast that track sections were not always properly surveyed and green timber was often used.
As the name suggests, it's excellent on teal or a bucket list trip to Bayou Meto for green timber mallards.
The simple connections developed from much larger scale joints that Warren had studied on green timber building frames, and which he was interested in applying on a smaller scale.
Thermal modification can be started from pre-dried or green timber, says Jartek.
For instance, in the Biscuit Fire area, even green timber sales, at $500 per 1,000 board feet, had become uneconomical before the fire.
Construction proceeded so fast that track sections were not always properly surveyed and green timber was often used.
For information on David's three-week course in May 2005 on building a roundhouse structure with green timber, e-mail him on david@ecobiz.
Because of having to use green timber particular attention was paid in construction to the inevitable shrinkage.