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Timber Prices

Stay up to date with the most current timber prices.  NC Timber Price Report provides state-wide average prices for standing timber (stumpage) for pine, oak, and mixed hardwood sawtimber, pine chip-n-saw, and pine and hardwood pulpwood.  These values may not reflect the stumpage values for a particular stand of trees or with in a specific region of the state. Timber prices may vary greatly depending on many factors to include: location, species, products, access and distance to mill. It is recommended that you seek professional assistance in accessing the value of your standing timber.  For more information on selling timber check out these resources.

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Tree cutting

Timber Prices

Stay up to date with the most current timber prices.  NC Timber Price Report provides state-wide average prices for standing timber (stumpage) for pine, oak, and mixed hardwood sawtimber, pine chip-n-saw, and pine and hardwood pulpwood.  These values may not reflect the stumpage values for a particular stand of trees or with in a specific region of the state. Timber prices may vary greatly depending on many factors to include: location, species, products, access and distance to mill. It is recommended that you seek professional assistance in accessing the value of your standing timber.  For more information on selling timber check out these resources.

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Graduates of the Woodland Steward Series in front of the original Biltmore Forest School.

Woodland Steward
Series: 2015 Mountains Program

Are you a forest landowner in western North Carolina? Do you want to learn how to sustainably manage your land to enjoy it for years to come? You’re in luck, the Woodland Steward Series: 2015 Mountains Program is being offered this summer! As an extension of the Biltmore Forest School, the Woodland Steward Series is designed to empower forest landowners to manage their properties to promote environmental and forest health through increased awareness, experience and access to resources.  The series takes place between July 29th and August 21st at various locations in the Asheville area. Each workshop will be a 1.5 day meeting led by natural resource and land management specialists, including both hands-on activities in the field and instruction in the classroom. Pre-registration and a modest fee are required. Landowners are encouraged to attend the full series of 4 workshops, but individual workshop registration is available. Registration is offered online, by mail or by phone. Please visit the website for full details! www.woodlandstewardsnc.org Questions? Contact Addie Thornton at 919-515-5065 or addie_thornton@ncsu.edu.

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PINEMAP.org

PINEMAP integrates research, extension, and education to enable southern pine landowners to manage forests to increase carbon sequestration; increase efficiency of nitrogen and other fertilizer inputs; and adapt forest management approaches to increase forest resilience and sustainability under variable climates. The goal of the PINEMAP extension team is to disseminate emerging knowledge, practices, and PINEMAP decision support tools to enable corporate and non-corporate landowners to increase forest carbon sequestration, nitrogen fertilizer efficiency, and forest resilience under changing climate. North Carolina State University faculty are active members of PINEMAP. Visit PINEMAP's website and like PINEMAP on Facebook.

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Project Learning
Tree

Project Learning Tree ® (PLT) is an award winning, multi-disciplinary environmental education program for educators and students in PreK-grade 12. PLT is a program of the American Forest Foundation. It is one of the most widely used environmental education programs in the United States and abroad, and continues to set the standard for environmental education excellence. In North Carolina, PLT is sponsored by NC Cooperative Extension Service, the NC Forestry Association, and the NC Forest Service. Learn more about this exceptional youth program.

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Termites & Other Wood-Destroying Insects: Fact or Fiction?

Fact or Fiction? Subterranean termites feed only on wood. FICTION! Subterranean termites will eat any material containing cellulose. Items containing cellulose include, wood, cardboard, paper, and some plant material.Fact or Fiction? Although termites …

– from the   NC Urban Pests blog

2015: N.C.’s Forest Health Year-In-Review

2015: N.C.’s Forest Health Year-In-Review By NC Forest Service, December 30, 2015 North Carolina is well-known for its beautiful forests that cover a majority of the state. From being known as “the land of the MORE »

Storm Damage to Crops

As North Carolina sees heavy amounts of rain across our state, the wet fields and possible flooding has the potential to cause significant agricultural losses.  As an example, estimates for losses already exceed MORE » – from   NC Disaster Information Center

When Flooded Turn Around Don't Drown

Dealing with Floods

With the heavy amounts of rain falling across North Carolina, flooding is likely.  Flood watches are in effect all across our state which means that conditions are right for flooding to occur. Floods MORE » – from   NC Disaster Information Center

2015 State 4-H WHEP Contest

2015 State 4-H WHEP Contest On Saturday, May 19, 2015, 48 4-Hers descended upon W. Kerr Scott Dam and Reservoir in Wilkes county for the 2014 4-H Wildlife Habitat Evaluation Program state contest MORE »

Spring Fire Season is Here

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE THURSDAY, APRIL 2, 2015 CONTACT: Brian R. Haines, public information officer N.C. Forest Service 919-857-4828 Spring fire season is here; be careful when burning debris RALEIGH – As crews fight MORE »

Fall wildfire season is here

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FRIDAY, OCT. 24, 2014 CONTACT: Brian R. Haines, public information officer N.C. Forest Service 919-857-4828 Fall wildfire season is here; be careful when burning yard debris RALEIGH – The N.C. MORE »

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