Its products can turn a tree into mulch in a matter of seconds. Advanced Forest Equipment in Rathdrum is the maker of the original disc mulcher for skid steers. Derek Deis explains what they are, and how they're made, in Made in the Northwest.
Need a high-end pair of skis? Or household cleaning products made from all-natural ingredients? How about an overhead crane to build a bridge? Those products, and hundreds more, are being produced right here in the Inland Northwest.
Each week, “Good Morning Northwest” anchor Derek Deis takes you behind the scenes of a locally-owned company that makes interesting, unusual, or cutting-edge products. These companies are creating jobs and helping our local economy grow. If you have a “Made in the Northwest” story suggestions, contact Derek at email@example.com or at Derek Deis’ Facebook page. You can also follow @derekdeisKXLY on Twitter.