Tags: Forest Economics

Forest Research Review 2013-08

November 12, 2020 - Research reports and updates from ongoing VDOF studies. In this issue: fourth cycle loblolly pine tree breeding, spacing impacts on loblolly lumber quality, fertilizer fate and carbon sequestration in loblolly pine, logging slash for skid trail stabilization, longleaf pine provenances, growth and value of low-density loblolly pine plantations, projected value of interplanted loblolly pine, biosolids for fertilizing loblolly pine, growth and value of loblolly pine after site prep vs. release,... Read More

Forest Research Review 2007-09

November 12, 2020 - Research reports and updates from ongoing VDOF studies. In this issue: financial value of improved loblolly pine seedlings, loblolly pine planting density, white pine seedling handling and planting study, pre-commercial thinning of loblolly pine, riparian buffer planting success, and tree-of-heaven control methods.

The Economic Impacts of Agriculture and Forest Industries in Virginia

November 3, 2020 - The Economic Impact of Agriculture and Forestry on the Commonwealth of Virginia by Terance J. Rephann, Ph.D, Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service at the University of Virginia. 69 pp. This study describes the contribution of the agriculture and forestry industries to Virginia’s economy. The study relies on both published and unpublished data as well as literature that address trends in the agriculture and forestry industries. It also provides separate... Read More

Virginia’s Forests Our Common Wealth 2001

November 3, 2020 - Economic study provides an in-depth look into the economic side of forestry and forest industry in the state of Virginia. Detailed economic data is provided.

Virginia’s Forests Our Common Wealth 2006

November 3, 2020 - Economic study provides an in-depth look into the economic side of forestry and forest industry in the state of Virginia. Detailed economic data is provided.

The Value of Virginia’s Forests

November 3, 2020 - Brochure summarizes the economic impact of agriculture and forestry in Virginia, as reported in the full report “The Economic Impact of Agriculture and Forestry on the Commonwealth of Virginia” published by the Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service at the University of Virginia.

Potential Value-added Products from Wildfire Fuel Mitigation Projects in Eastern Virginia

November 3, 2020 - This report presents the conclusions of a study, which was initiated to examine the feasibility of increasing the utilization of small diameter (1 – 9 inches) and low-value timber to create economic opportunities in eastern Virginia, while reducing wildfire risks in the Suburban/Rural Interface. The desired results will be to generate interest from current industries that wish to expand operations, attract new entrepreneurs, and inform interested parties of the potential... Read More

No. 135 Growth of Loblolly Pine Planted at Low Densities

November 3, 2020 - Report provides age 22 data from a study installed on the Appomattox-Buckingham State Forest between 1990 and 1993 to compare the tree growth and stand-level productivity of plots planted with 200, 300 and 400 seedlings per acre (spa).