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Attn: Field Staff – Pandemic Assistance for Timber Harvesters and Haulers Available

July 26, 2021 - USDA announced the Pandemic Assistance for Timber Harvesters and Haulers program (PATHH) now available to timber loggers or truckers whose operation has been impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. USDA’s PATHH program will provide financial relief to timber harvesting and timber hauling businesses that experienced losses in 2020 due to COVID-19. This new program is part of USDA’s Pandemic Assistance for Producers initiative. USDA’s Farm Service Agency will accept PATHH applications... Read More

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Announcing VDOF Employee Photo Contest

June 22, 2021 - Public Information is having a photo contest to create the 2023 VDOF calendar and the best way to get photos is through the photo lens of the women and men of VDOF. Photos captured by employees may also be used for other VDOF educational and promotional initiatives. We’ll be running the contest over the next year to allow staff to capture all forest seasons and activities. Photos will be accepted... Read More

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Fiscal-Year-End Deadlines are Fast Approaching

May 27, 2021 - Please review and note the fiscal year end deadlines. As we enter one more year end, be reminded of the importance of completing/approving your credit card transactions in a timely manner. To ensure these charges are recorded in our FY21’s financial results, credit card transactions must be completed and approved by June 22 (Tuesday).  View the 2021-06-Year-End-Finance-Memo.

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Website is Live!

May 24, 2021 - By Janet Muncy, VDOF Integrated Media Specialist It has been a long time coming… the new website is live! While I hope you’re very excited to see the new site, none can be more excited than I! As you can imagine, this was quite an undertaking. Our agency is very diverse and when you get down into the weeds of what information we need to have available, it can be... Read More

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New Website Coming Soon

April 7, 2021 - Virginia Department of Forestry is excited to announce a new website coming soon! The new website has been under development for about 10 months now and we’re testing the site now. On behalf of Development Team, we hope you’ll be excited when you take a look at our new website. You’ll find the new site looks, feels, and functions far different from our previous website. We’re excited to share it with you.... Read More