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I'm thinking about logging some of my land. What should I know?

Log market prices fluctuate widely and often. The value of timber on your property is directly related to the difficulty of harvesting it and the distance your property is from a mill. Timber can be a great long-term investment. As you wait, the wood continues to grow, and add Volume and Value. Historically there has been a real price increase (over and above inflation) in timber prices. So a wait and see strategy works well for many landowners. If you are considering a timber harvest, It is suggest that you:


Who makes personal sawmills?


What about these chainsaw mills?


How do I get rid of the stumps?


How do I get rid of brush?


How many BTU's are in a cord of wood?

Efficiency will depend on the moisture content and your stove.


Can wood be burned in a coal stove?


What wood is best to burn?


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