Trees for profit

Joseph Zorzin redoak at
Fri Apr 11 08:30:56 EST 1997

Don Staples wrote:

> Yep, best we can do is some to Louisianna, less to Mississippi and
> Georgia.  No infrastructure to support the transfer of raw product or
> finished goods.  Part of the problem is the attitude about hard wood
> compared to the $450+ price for pine right now, as long as there is no
> hard wood market, we wont create one!  Fast growth high dollar pine vs
> slow growth questionable value hard wood, even with bottem land sites
> primarily hard wood.

It blows me away when you mention $450 for pine. I'm lucky to get $60
here in Mass.

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