We choose the finest wood available to make our pellets. Watch “How Our Pellets Are Made.”

“Weather, season length, tree species, all have to be accounted for when it comes to producing pellets. It can be challenging. And I like that challenge.”

James Ackersen, Production Manager

North Country wood pellets are are made from sustainable Michigan hardwoods. In this video North Country Wood Pellet Production Manager James Ackersen explains the pellet making process. Watch how wood chips are delivered from saw mills, ground, dried and extruded through our pellet mill.

Our entire process, from harvesting the wood to packaging and shipping the pellets, is detailed here.

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