The Truth ISN'T Out There

BOBNDWOODS bobndwoods at
Wed Aug 26 22:20:47 EST 1998

In article <35E42FD6.C321C183 at>, Mike Hagen <mhagen at>

>So how can you forecast grade improvement when it's not just based on
>diameter? Statistical ranges?  Has anyone worked with Jim Arney's

With Southern Yellow Pine, it is not as much a matter of grade improvement as
growth into a higher value product class.  Pulpwood into CNS, or CNS into
sawlogs or peelers.  Diameter is pretty much the limiting factor as long as the
tree has good form.

Bob Miller
Alabama Registered Forester

~~~> The forest may be quiet, but that doesn't mean all the snakes have left.

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