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Forestry Equipment Cost Index: 1968-1978

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Abstract:

Prices were obtained for selected pieces of forest management and harvesting equipment for the 1968 to 1978 period.ยน These prices were compared to the inflation rate. Forest management equipment prices increased faster in the 1968-78 period than inflation while the increase for harvesting equipment was not as great as inflation. The effect on the individual user depended on his equipment mix: the greater the proportion of management equipment the faster his purchase costs rose.

Document Type: Journal Article

Affiliations: Pulpwood Coordinator, American Can Company, Butler, Alabama

Publication date: 1981-11-01

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  • Each regional journal of applied forestry focuses on research, practice, and techniques targeted to foresters and allied professionals in specific regions of the United States and Canada. The Southern Journal of Applied Forestry covers an area from Virginia and Kentucky south to as far west as Oklahoma and east Texas.
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