Besse forest group logo

Besse Forest Products Group

Sawmills

  • Baraga, MI (*)
  • Goodman, WI (*)
  • Ladysmith, WI (*)
  • Mattoon, WI 

Dry Kilns & Ripping

  • Goodman, WI
  • Mt. Pleasant, TN (**)
Pallet Cut Stock
 
  • Mattoon, WI
 
 

Veneer Mills

  • Rice Lake, WI
  • Mattoon, WI
  • Goodman, WI (*)
  • Gladstone, MI (*)

Plywood Mills

  • Goodman, WI (*)
  • Mattoon, WI
Export Log Yards
 
  • Goodman, WI (*)
  • Baraga, MI (*)
 

Log Concentration Yards

  • Gladstone, MI (*)

Warehouses

  • Eugene, OR (*)

Corporate Headquarters

  • Gladstone, MI 

 

(*) – Rail service available
(**) – This facility is owned by Ferche Lumber

Besse Forest Products Group is one of the largest privately owned producers of hardwood veneer, lumber, and specialty plywood in North America. The business consists of ten manufacturing facilities operating in the United States. The company’s manufacturing operations include four veneer mills, four sawmills, one lumber drying concentration yard, and one cut-to-size plywood mill. In addition to the mill operations, the company owns a fleet of railcars.

Baraga location photo - besse forest product group

Baraga Lumber Division - Baraga, MI

16522 Westland Dr.
BARAGA, MI 49908
P: 906-353-7193
F: 906-353-6024

Goodman location photo - besse forest product group

Goodman Veneer & Lumber Co - Goodman, WI

PO BOX 130
200 C AVENUE
GOODMAN, WI 54125
P: 715-336-2311
F: 715-336-2070

Besse Group Headquarters - Gladstone, MI

PO BOX 352
GLADSTONE, MI 49837
PHONE: 906-428-3113
FAX: 906-428-3310

Headquarters photo - besse forest product group

Northern Michigan Veneers - Gladstone, MI

PO BOX 352, 710 RAINS DRIVE
GLADSTONE, MI 49837
P: 906-428-1082
F: 906-428-1357

Besse location photo - besse forest product group

Besse Lumber Company - Ladysmith, WI

401 GUSTAFSON ROAD
LADYSMITH, WI 54848
P: 715-532-6026
F: 715-532-6411

Wisconsin location photo - besse forest product group

Wisconsin Veneer & Plywood - Mattoon, WI

PO BOX 140, RAILROAD STREET
MATTOON, WI 54450
P: 715-489-3611
F: 715-489-3268

Birchwood location photo - besse forest product group

Birchwood Manufacturing Company - Rice Lake, WI

38 EAST MESSENGER STREET
RICE LAKE, WI 54868
P: 715-234-8181
F: 715-234-8942

Ferche Lumber - Mt. Pleasant, TN

107 OAKWOOD DRIVE
MT. PLEASANT, TN 38474
P: 931-379-9218

An affiliate of the Hoffman Family Companies
Download information here