Evaluating Landowner Assistance Programs and Other Wood Procurement Options

Authors: Kronrad, Gary D.; Franklin, E. Carlyle; de Steiguer, J. E.

Source: Southern Journal of Applied Forestry, Volume 9, Number 3, 1 August 1985 , pp. 186-191(6)

Publisher: Society of American Foresters

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Abstract:

A major activity of forest industry is supplying their mills with wood. There are four options for wood procurement: fee land, lease land, landowner assistance programs, and open market. The task of the corporate planner is to allocate the limited budget among these options in such a way that the needed volumes of wood are procured at the least cost. A methodology has been developed to aid in this capital budgeting process and has been incorporated in an easy-to-use computer program.ยน

Document Type: Journal Article

Affiliations: Southeastern Forest Experiment Station, USDA Forest Service, Research Triangle, NC 27709

Publication date: August 1, 1985

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