Louisiana Forestlands

Lort Barre, LA¬†– Louisiana is a national leader in the forestry industry, employing more than 17,000 people in wood manufacturing. However, the forestry industry has been reeling since Katrina and then a downturn in demand. This financial downturn severely affected the Roy O. Martin Company. Historically, the Martin Company has focused on southern pine forests and softwoods, but was facing …