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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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Project Learning
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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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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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NCCES Welcome New
Area Agent in Forestry

We are pleased to announce that NCSU Cooperative Extension has recently welcomed Colby Lambert into its ranks as an Area Specialist Agent in forestry.

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The forest sector has
a $29.4 billion dollar economic impact in 2013

The forest sector is a major contributor to North Carolina’s economic well being. Including direct, indirect, and induced impacts, the forest sector in 2013 had a total economic impact of $29.4 billion in output and supported more than 144,800 jobs with a payroll of $7.36 billion.  It contributed $10.9 billion dollars to the state’s gross domestic product. Learn more about the economic impact the forest sector has in North Carolina

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NCCES Welcomes Area Agent in Forestry

We are pleased to announce that NCSU Cooperative Extension has recently welcomed Colby Lambert into its ranks as an Area Specialist Agent in forestry. Colby will serve 32 counties in Eastern NC and his primary responsibility will MORE »

Three new fact sheets about biomass released popular

NCSU Extension Forestry, in conjunction with Southern Regional Extension Forestry, has created three new fact sheets about biomass. The three fact sheets introduce the reader to technologies for the use of biomass feedstocks, different MORE »

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 »

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Western North Carolina Sustainable Forestry ConferenceThu Jun 2, 2016
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Where:
Lake Logan Episcopal Center, 25 Wormy Chestnut Ln, Canton, NC 28716, United States
— 1 week away
Cogongrass Training Event - Scotland County Thu Jun 2, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM Where:
Marston, NC 28363, USA
— 1 week away
Women's Forestry 101 Workshop & Field DayTue Jun 7, 2016
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
2324 Borough Rd, Currie, NC 28435, USA
— 2 weeks away
[ProNR] NC SAF Division Summer MeetingThu Jun 9 - Fri Jun 10, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Laurel Ridge Camp, Conference & Retreat Center, 124 Pendry Dr, Laurel Springs, NC 28644, United States
— 2 weeks away
[ProNR] NHLA Hardwood Lumber Grading WorkshopTue Jun 14 - Thu Jun 16, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Hodges Wood Products Lab, 411 Dan Allen Dr, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA
— 3 weeks away
Project Learning Tree K-8 WorkshopThu Jun 16, 2016
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
Millstone 4-H Camp, 1296 Mallard Dr, Ellerbe, NC 28338, United States
— 3 weeks away
[ProNR] Small Woodlot WorkshopWed Jun 22, 2016
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
Johnston County Center, 2736 NC-210, Smithfield, NC 27577, United States
— 4 weeks away
[ProNR] POSTPONED Small Woodlot WorkshopTue Aug 23 - Tue Aug 23, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
LOCATION TO BE ANNOUNCED
— 3 months away
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