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Farm Forestry Profits in Virginia

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Abstract:

The author describes the careless and insufficiently remunerative disposal of timber on the extensive private farm woodlands oi Virginia and recommends a strict land utilization policy and the development oi stable markets as a solution to the problem oi making farm forestry more profitable. If the farmer is to gain satisfactory results in growing trees on land which cannot be profitably cultivated, he must first learn to grow good trees of the species best suited to the soil and to available markets. There, of course, arises the timberland taxation question and the need for its amelioration. The situation presented might easily be applied to states other than Virginia.

Document Type: Journal Article

Affiliations: Extension Forester, Blacksburg, Virginia

Publication date: 1930-11-01

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  • The Journal of Forestry is the most widely circulated scholarly forestry journal in the world. In print since 1902, the Journal has received several national awards for excellence. The mission of the Journal of Forestry is to advance the profession of forestry by keeping forest management professionals informed about significant developments and ideas in the many facets of forestry: economics, education and communication, entomology and pathology, fire, forest ecology, geospatial technologies, history, international forestry, measurements, policy, recreation, silviculture, social sciences, soils and hydrology, urban and community forestry, utilization and engineering, and wildlife management. The Journal is published bimonthly: January, March, May, July, September, and November.

    2015 Impact Factor: 1.476
    Ranking: 22 of 66 in forestry

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