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All ResourcesAlabama Forest Owners AssociationExternal SitesAdvocacy, EducationThe mission of the association is to be the Advocate for the Forest Owner and to keep its members well informed on all things related to forest ownership.
All ResourcesAlabama Forestry AssociationExternal SitesAdvocacy, EducationAFA represents our members as the Voice of Forestry in Alabama in state and national affairs; and support sustainable forestry practices and programs.
All ResourcesAlabama Forestry CommissionExternal SitesState AgencyThe mission of the Alabama Forestry Commission is three-fold: to Protect the Forests from all harmful agents; to Service and Help Landowners to carry out responsible forest management on their property, using professional technical assistance so as to benefit themselves, their land and society; and to Educate the General Public about the value of our forests in insuring both a healthy economy and environment.
All ResourcesAmerican Society of Farm Managers and Rural AppraisersExternal SitesProfessional OrganizationsThe American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers is a professional organization for property economic professionals who provide management, consultation, and valuation services, as well as real estate services on rural and agricultural assets.
All ResourcesAre My Forests Healthy?Articles & White PapersForestry Consulting ServicesThe forest is a dynamic system – primarily composed of trees, but it also includes plants, animals, birds, insects, soil, water, sunlight and other elements. The basic cycle of life applies to the forest from birth of new seedlings through the juvenile years to maturity and ultimately, decline and mortality. Therefore, the forest is constantly changing.
All ResourcesArkansas Forestry AssociationExternal SitesAdvocacyAFA advocates for the sustainable use and sound stewardship of Arkansas’s forests and related resources to benefit members of the state’s forestry community and all Arkansans, today and in the future.
All ResourcesAssociation of Consulting Foresters of AmericaExternal SitesProfessional OrganizationsThe mission of the Association of Consulting Foresters of America is to advance the practice of professional consulting forestry.
All ResourcesCarbon Capture – Forest Fast BreakVideosEducationOur forests are giant carbon capturing machines. This video from forestinfo.org provides a fun explanation about our air cleaning, carbon sequestering forests.
All ResourcesClearcutting – Forest Fast BreakVideosEducationHave you ever driven by a clearcut forest and wondered if it is harmful to the environment? Well, clearcutting has its purpose, and, when done properly, can benefit wildlife, water and other resources. Learn more from this video by forestinfo.org.
All ResourcesEcosystems – Forest Fast BreakVideosEducationForest ecosystems are dynamic and always changing. Learn more about the forest ecosystem and how it benefits your daily life from forestinfo.org.
All ResourcesFastmarketsExternal SitesForest Products PricingPrice data, forecasts, insights and events for commodity markets
All ResourcesFire Safety – Forest Fast BreakVideosEducationWhen camping or recreating in a forest, it is important to practice fire safety. Learn more about the steps you should take to keep our forests safe from wildfire from forestinfo.org.
All ResourcesFlorida Forest ServiceExternal SitesState AgencyThe Florida Forest Service (FFS) has the mission to protect and manage the forest resources of Florida, ensuring that they are available for future generations.
All ResourcesFlorida Forestry AssociationExternal SitesAdvocacy, EducationThe Florida Forestry Association is a statewide membership organization uniquely positioned to bring together those who grow and those who use Florida’s forests. Our mission is to promote the responsible and sustainable use of Florida’s forest resources.
All ResourcesForest Fire – Forest Fast BreakVideosEducationFire has a place and purpose for properly managing our forests. Learn more about the benefit of prescribed fire from forestinfo.org.
All ResourcesForest Landowners AssociationExternal SitesAdvocacy, EducationFLA is a leading advocate promoting the rights of all private landowners.
All ResourcesForest Management – Forest Fast BreakVideosEducationForests are dynamic and managed for different goals. Learn more about the elements and benefits of forest management from forestinfo.org.
All ResourcesForisk ConsultingExternal SitesForest Products PricingForisk, based in Athens, GA, conducts applied research related to timber markets, wood bioenergy, forest operations and forest products pricing.
All ResourcesGeorgia Forestry AssociationExternal SitesAdvocacy, EducationThe Georgia Forestry Association (GFA) is the leading advocate for a healthy business and political climate for Georgia’s forest environment, forest landowners and forest-based businesses.
All ResourcesGeorgia Forestry CommissionExternal SitesState AgencyThe Georgia Forestry Commission (GFC) is a dynamic state agency responsible for providing leadership, service and education in the protection and conservation of Georgia's forest resources.
All ResourcesGreen Building – Forest Fast BreakVideosEducationWhat is considered a "green" building material? Learn more about the concept of green building and the importance of wood from forestinfo.org.
All ResourcesHow Do I Evaluate or Appeal My Property Tax Assessments?Articles & White PapersForestry Consulting ServicesProperty tax assessments and taxes have increased significantly since 2000, and in many cases have added a disproportionate financial burden to rural landowners. In some counties, tax liability threatens the very ownership and legacy of many family lands holdings.
All ResourcesHow Do I Find, Evaluate, and Purchase Timberland?Articles & White PapersForestry Consulting ServicesAre you looking for a good quality timberland investment, a diverse recreational property, or a combination of both?
All ResourcesHow Do I Lease My Property for Hunting and Recreation?Articles & White PapersForestry Consulting ServicesHave you, or are you currently considering leasing your property for hunting and recreational purposes?
All ResourcesHow Do I Responsibly Manage My Lands?Articles & White PapersForestry Consulting ServicesEvery timberland owner has the desire to manage their property responsibly, but there are varying degrees of knowledge about how to best accomplish that objective.
All ResourcesHow Do I Sell My Timber in the Right Way and for the Best Price?Articles & White PapersForestry Consulting ServicesA timber harvest is the single most important event during the rotation of a forest stand, whether it’s your first timber sale (possibly the only sale) or part of a long-term management plan.
All ResourcesHow Do I Value an Estate and Gift or Divide Timber Property?Articles & White PapersForestry Consulting ServicesTimberland may be a large portion of your portfolio or estate value. If so, it becomes a critical that valuation, gifting and division be dealt with expertly, but how do you make the right choices?
All ResourcesHow Much is My Land Really Worth?Articles & White PapersForestry Consulting ServicesHow does a landowner know what is correct or who to trust with a valuation? Unless someone understands all the pertinent characteristics of your property and the market influencers on value, a value estimate might not be a true reflection of its worth.
All ResourcesLouisiana Forestry AssociationExternal SitesAdvocacy, EducationThe mission of the Louisiana Forestry Association is to promote the health and productivity of Louisiana's forests for present and future generations through the practice of Sustainable Forestry.
All ResourcesMississippi Forestry AssociationExternal SitesAdvocacy, EducationThe Mississippi Forestry Association is the only statewide non-profit organization dedicated to sustaining Mississippi's forests.
All ResourcesMississippi Forestry CommissionExternal SitesState AgencyThe Mississippi Forestry Commission’s mission is to provide active leadership in forest protection, forest management, forest inventory, and effective forest information distribution, necessary for Mississippi's sustainable forest-based economy.
All ResourcesNational Timber TaxExternal SitesEducationThe National Timber Tax Website was developed to be used by timberland owners, as well as a reference for accountants, attorneys, consulting foresters and other professionals who work with timberland owners regarding the tax treatment of timber related activities.
All ResourcesNational Timber Tax WebsiteExternal SitesAdvocacyProvides guidance to forest landowners on federal and state tax issues.
All ResourcesNational Woodland Owners AssociationExternal SitesAdvocacy, EducationThe mission of the National Woodland Owners Association is to use unbiased, research-based, objective and factual information to inform, educate and advocate for woodland owners, forest managers, natural resource agencies, media professionals, cooperating organizations, the general public, and policy makers to ensure a sustainable managed forest resource in the United States.
All ResourcesNatural Resource Conservation ServiceExternal SitesFederal AgencyNRCS provides farmers and ranchers with financial and technical assistance to voluntarily put conservation on the ground, not only helping the environment but agricultural operations, too.
All ResourcesNorth Carolina Forest ServiceExternal SitesState AgencyThe NC Forest Service's primary purpose is to ensure adequate and quality forest resources for the state to meet its present and future needs.
All ResourcesNorth Carolina Forestry AssociationExternal SitesAdvocacy, EducationThe NCFA is a private, non-profit partnership of over 4,000 forest managers, landowners, mill operators, loggers, furniture manufacturers, educators and others concerned about the long-term health and productivity of the state’s forest resources and the industries they support.
All ResourcesREALTORS® Land InstituteExternal SitesProfessional OrganizationsThe REALTORS® Land Institute, “The Voice of Land,” continually strives to maintain its status as the acknowledged leader for all matters pertaining to the land real estate profession.
All ResourcesReforestation – Forest Fast BreakVideosEducationReforestation is important to long-term forest sustainability. Learn more about how we continually renew our forests in this video from forestinfo.org.
All ResourcesSouth Carolina Forestry AssociationExternal SitesAdvocacy, EducationThe Forestry Association of South Carolina is a private, non-profit organization of individuals and companies dedicated to forest conservation and the sustainable use of natural resources.
All ResourcesSouth Carolina Forestry CommissionExternal SitesState AgencyThe mission of the South Carolina Forestry Commission is to protect, promote, enhance, and nurture the forest lands of South Carolina in a manner consistent with achieving the greatest good for its citizens.
All ResourcesSustainability – Forest Fast BreakVideosEducationSustainable forests provide economical, ecological and societal benefits both today and in the future. Learn more about what makes forests sustainable from forestinfo.org.
All ResourcesTexas Forestry AssociationExternal SitesAdvocacy, EducationTexas Forestry Association offers programs for almost every Texan interested in conservation, business, history, education, wildlife and more.
All ResourcesTimberMart-SouthExternal SitesForest Products PricingTimberMart-South publishes quarterly and annual reports used by private companies, consultants, landowners, and others to assess market prices in the US South.
All ResourcesU.S. Department of AgricultureExternal SitesFederal AgencyThe United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), also known as the Agriculture Department, is the U.S. federal executive department responsible for developing and executing federal laws related to farming, agriculture, forestry, and food.
All ResourcesU.S. Environmental Protection AgencyExternal SitesFederal AgencyThe United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA or sometimes USEPA) is an agency of the federal government of the United States which was created for the purpose of protecting human health and the environment by writing and enforcing regulations based on laws passed by Congress.
All ResourcesU.S. Forest ServiceExternal SitesFederal AgencyWe are a multi-faceted agency that manages and protects 154 national forests and 20 grasslands in 43 states and Puerto Rico. The agency’s mission is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of the nation’s forests and grasslands to meet the needs of present and future generations.
All ResourcesUSDA Farm Service AgencyExternal SitesFederal AgencyThe Farm Service Agency (FSA) administers farm commodity loan and purchase programs, farm ownership and operating loans, and the conservation reserve program, in order to maintain a self-sustaining food supply in the United States. It also provides disaster assistance and administrative support to the Commodity Credit Corporation, which funds most of the commodity and export programs of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).
All ResourcesVirginia Forestry AssociationExternal SitesAdvocacy, EducationThe Virginia Forestry Association (VFA) is a non-profit, privately supported organization with the purpose of encouraging wise use of forest resources in the Commonwealth for present and future generations.
All ResourcesWhat Are the Options for Selling My Land?Articles & White PapersForestry Consulting ServicesYou have made the decision to sell your property but you are not sure how to start. You obviously want to get the best price you can, but how do you go about it?
All ResourcesWhat Is My Timber Worth?Articles & White PapersForestry Consulting ServicesWhether for a single-stand timber sale or as part of a valuation for estate settlement, property appraisal, or land sale, many variables can affect the value of timber.
All ResourcesWood Products – Forest Fast BreakVideosEducationWood is one of nature’s marvels – providing more than 5,000 forest products. Learn more in this video from forestinfo.org.