Potlatch Corporation http://mtpr.org en From real estate to biofuels – the timber industry is changing http://mtpr.org/post/real-estate-biofuels-timber-industry-changing <p>Mike Covey went to work for the Plum Creek timber company right after getting his forestry degree from the University of Montana in 1980, and stayed with Plum Creek for 23 years. Covey is now chairman and CEO of the Spokane-based Potlatch Corporation, another big timber holder in the Pacific Northwest.</p><p></p><p>Covey was in Missoula this week to lecture at his alma mater and he also took time to sit down in our studios with News Director Sally Mauk, to talk about the sweeping changes in the timber industry in the last few decades.</p><p></p><p><br />&nbsp;</p> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 15:27:55 +0000 Sally Mauk 16138 at http://mtpr.org From real estate to biofuels – the timber industry is changing