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Timber Market Report Archives

Michael Jacobson, Ph.D.

Each Timber Market Report reflects the stumpage and mill prices over a three-month period. The report is intended to describe general trends in the market and ignore specific timber tract variation. More
Timber Market Report: 2017 3rd Quarter
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Timber Market Report: 2017 3rd Quarter

Michael Jacobson, Ph.D.

Price data for July 2017 - September 2017 More
Timber Prices: 10 Year Trends for Southeast Pennsylvania
Timber Prices: 10 Year Trends for Southeast Pennsylvania - Articles Articles
These graphs are intended to describe general trends in the timber market and ignore specific timber tract variation. More
Timber Prices: 10 Year Trends for Northeast Pennsylvania
Timber Prices: 10 Year Trends for Northeast Pennsylvania - Articles Articles
These graphs are intended to describe general trends in the timber market and ignore specific timber tract variation. More
Timber Prices: 10 Year Trends for Northwest Pennsylvania
Timber Prices: 10 Year Trends for Northwest Pennsylvania - Articles Articles
These graphs are intended to describe general trends in the timber market and ignore specific timber tract variation. More
Timber Prices: 10 Year Trends for Southwest Pennsylvania
Timber Prices: 10 Year Trends for Southwest Pennsylvania - Articles Articles
These graphs are intended to describe general trends in the timber market and ignore specific timber tract variation. More
Timber Prices: 10-year Summary of Price Trend Percentages
Timber Prices: 10-year Summary of Price Trend Percentages - Articles Articles
See a summary of 10-year pricing trends in various timber species for each of the four Pennsylvania regions. December 2007 - December 2017. More
Timber Market Report: 2017 2nd Quarter
Timber Market Report: 2017 2nd Quarter - Articles Articles

Timber Market Report: 2017 2nd Quarter

Michael Jacobson, Ph.D.

April - June 2017 More
Timber Market Report: 2017 1st Quarter
Timber Market Report: 2017 1st Quarter - Articles Articles

Timber Market Report: 2017 1st Quarter

Michael Jacobson, Ph.D.

January - March 2017 More
Timber Market Report: 2016 4th Quarter
Timber Market Report: 2016 4th Quarter - Articles Articles

Timber Market Report: 2016 4th Quarter

Michael Jacobson, Ph.D.

October - December 2016 More
Timber Harvesting in Pennsylvania: Information for Citizens and Local Government Officials
Timber Harvesting in Pennsylvania: Information for Citizens and Local Government Officials - Articles Articles
This article is designed to provide community leaders with a better understanding of timber harvesting and help them make administrative decisions. More
Ginseng in fruit. Credits: Eric Burkhart
American Ginseng - Articles Articles

American Ginseng

Eric Burkhart, Michael Jacobson, Ph.D.

Nontimber forest products, including American ginseng (Panax quinquefolius L.), have long been collected in Pennsylvania for food, medicine, income, and pleasure. More
Timber Taxation: A General Guide for Forestland Owners
Timber Taxation: A General Guide for Forestland Owners - Articles Articles
The federal tax implications of forestland ownership are complex. Increase your awareness of tax considerations so that you can include them in your forest planning. More
Stephen Bratkovich, USDA Forest Service, Bugwood.org
Timber Market Report Methods - Articles Articles

Timber Market Report Methods

Michael Jacobson, Ph.D.

Report methods for the Timber Market Report. More
Goldenseal photo - credits: Eric Burkhart
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Goldenseal

Michael Jacobson, Ph.D., Eric Burkhart

Goldenseal is a botanical with a long production history. Its over-collection has reduced the population to dangerously low levels in many states. More
Forest Moss
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Forest Moss

JeriLynn (Jeri) E. Peck, Ph.D.

This article explores collecting forest mosses from logs, rocks, and the forest floor. More
Forest Finance 5: Opportunities from Ginseng Husbandry in Pennsylvania
Forest Finance 5: Opportunities from Ginseng Husbandry in Pennsylvania - Articles Articles
This article provides information on ginseng as a native forest resource, ginseng culture on Pennsylvania forest lands, and marketing and legal considerations. More
Forest Finance 4: Understanding Forest Property Tax Assessment in Pennsylvania
Forest Finance 4: Understanding Forest Property Tax Assessment in Pennsylvania - Articles Articles
Property taxes are usually based on the property's fair market value, but many forest landowners in PA can enroll in a tax program known as Clean and Green. This option is explained in this article. More
Forest Finance 3: Keeping Record of Forest Management Activities
Forest Finance 3: Keeping Record of Forest Management Activities - Articles Articles
This article explains the importance of keeping accurate, complete, and organized records about forest management activities and expenses, particularly as they relate to income taxes. More
Forest Finance 1: Sustainable Forest Harvesting: An Economic Perspective
Forest Finance 1: Sustainable Forest Harvesting: An Economic Perspective - Articles Articles
This article includes typical financial returns over the life of a sample northern hardwood stand. More