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Gallion Ridge Farms Welcomes You

Your lumber closer to home

Photograph by Wendy Hodge

Hey y’all!  I’m Michael Schmolitz; I own and manage Gallion Ridge Farms here in Blacksburg Virginia.  In the mid 1950’s my grandparents, Brownie and Maude Saunders, began farming this land to provide their family with food and a way of life.  I’m blessed to be able to continue their legacy.

Raising cattle and pigs and working at my sawmill are what I do for fun.  It’s a bonus that my hobbies have grown into a small business! I’m thankful for the support of my customers, friends and family.

From my family to yours,

Michael Schmolitz

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Types of wood we deal with

Over the years, Gallion Ridge Farms has continuously evolved to best serve our clients’ needs.

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Custom Milling, chainsaw milling

No jobs too small, No jobs too big

Doesn't matter if you need 1 log milled up or multiple logs we can do it for you. If you have a massive log that fell in your yard or have one you just want milled up we can mill up to 44 inches wide and come on site.

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kiln drying lumber

Now offering drying services for your lumber so you can turn it into beautiful furniture

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Coming a SW sawmill able to do 56 inch slabs! 

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Now offering custom woodworking 

We have teamed up with woodworker Tim Seeman. By expanding and now have a wood shop, building custom furniture pieces for your beautiful homes! 

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