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Selling timber and logs

S. Bowers

Selling timber and logs

by S. Bowers

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Published by Oregon State University Extension Service in Corvallis, Oregon .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lumber trade.,
  • Timber -- Marketing.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementS. Bowers and J. Punches.
    SeriesEC -- 1587., The Woodland workbook : business management, Extension circular (Oregon State University. Extension Service) -- 1587., Woodland workbook
    ContributionsPunches, John.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination19, [1] p. :
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16149269M

      timber was sold off of family land check was put in one persons name and the amount of taxes is to come out of timber check so how much would need to come out for please if 5/5(K). The best part about running a portable sawmill is being out on a beautiful day with a light breeze at your back (blowing the sawdust away from you) and taking one perfect board at a time off each log you cut. However, after a while, it may occur to you (or, in my case, my wife reminded me) that you may actually need to part with some of the lumber you’ve been piling up behind the barn.

    Determining the Value of the Timber. When we determine your timber will meet our needs, then, we will cruise the timber to determine a fair market value for the timber you wish to sell. Landowners often ask our forester for his opinion on how the timber harvest should be conducted. We are happy to provide our input based on your ownership. Log Scale Selling Method Cut logs should be sold to the buyer on the basis of a log scale. Under this system, each log is given a specific price based on its size, species and quality. This provides the seller with a far more accurate assessment of the true value of the logs rather than selling the logs on a “woods-run” or average value based.

    Welcome to Your Website. In Oregon, more than , family forest landowners care for over million acres of forestland – over 40% of Oregon’s private forestland and about 14% of Oregon’s total forestland. Your combined timber harvest was million board feet .   The Right vs. the Wrong Way by Peter Smallidge Timber in farm woodlots and rural woodlands may offer economic opportunities for the landowner. In addition to best management practices that protect the health and productivity of your woods, there are also financial considerations for the owner’s attention. Selling timber includes special tax considerations, but at.


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Selling timber and logs by S. Bowers Download PDF EPUB FB2

Third, the value of timber depends heavily on how much timber is sold in one timber sale and what kind of harvesting is done. Often, the larger the sale, the higher the price per unit of wood that can be offered.

It can be more costly per unit of wood removed to cut only a few, selected trees, rather than cut most or all trees in the stand. The. When selling standing timber or logs, you should expect to receive the fair market price for your product, no more and no less.

Bargains often come at considerable expense, including poor logging jobs, site degradation, or perhaps default on the part of the purchaser. Many landowners receive only a fraction of their timber's true value because they do not know what they have or how to sell it.

Selling timber can be a rewarding experience if you understand the steps involved. This guide will not make you an expert, but it will explain the basic steps involved in selling timber, so you can feel more comfortable during the process and better about the results. BUYING AND SELLING TIMBER AND TIMBERLAND - Kindle edition by ROBERTSON, SETH.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading BUYING AND SELLING TIMBER AND TIMBERLAND.3/5(3). Selling timber requires expert advice. Studies show that timber sellers using professional foresters get up to 50% more per sale.

A forester who sells trees for a living and practices within your sale area would be your best partner; he or she will know timber product grades and values and be familiar with local timber buyers and the market. An overview of steps in planning and conducting a sale of timber and logs from small woodlands.

Discusses how to do market research, identify product options, decide on type of sale (standing timber or logs), develop a marketing strategy, identify the sale area, find and contact potential buyers, develop a contract, select the right logger, develop a logging contract, and monitor the sale.

Timber is a valuable commodity, and since most landowners only have timber harvested once or twice in a lifetime (at least on a large scale), some careful thought and a few simple actions before you sell your timber can ensure the process is done right.

These tips are all about how to sell timber. Mark your property lines. FNR-FAQ-3 How to Treat Timber Sale Income Purdue extension The volume used to determine the depletion unit in the year timber is sold is the total volume of timber on your forest land in the year of sale, not the volume sold.

Thus, it is necessary to estimate the total volume of timber as well as volume marked for sale. If some time. State University. This publication replaces EC“Selling Timber and Logs: Seven Steps to Success,” and EC“How to Manage Your Own Timber Sale: Guidelines for Success.” A timber sale is the culmination of many years of forest management.

For many woodland owners, it is File Size: KB. yourself or hire a logger. Both result in selling logs, not stumpage, and greater financial and physical risk. Unless you know the log specifications of buyers in your area, this method is not recommended.

Logging is a dangerous activity, even for professional loggers. Steps in Marketing Timber The major steps in marketing timber are as follows: Size: KB.

Most high-dollar logs are veneer-quality logs. Almost all of the stories of logs selling for high prices are for veneer-quality logs.

And, almost all of the logs out there are not veneer-quality logs. 2 Section (a) or (b) you do not pay Social Security tax. If you report the timber sale as ordinary income you will have to pay the % self-employment tax. Question: “I have an active farming operation and report farm income.I do sell timer from my woodlot now and Size: 80KB.

A guide to grading and selling black walnut logs for lumber. A guide to grading and selling black walnut logs for lumber. This book is part of the collection entitled: Government Documents A Selling black walnut timber.

Added Title Author: Warren David Brush. This book goes into great detail on how to build with shorter logs than would be usual with a log cabin. It covers all the basics on types of wood, hewing, milling, joinery, and a whole lot else.

Learning how to make wall systems utilizing shorter logs is a great way to use otherwise unusable wood/5(8). Buyers of logs, timber, and timberland. Interested in Selling Your Property. Volner Sawmill is not only interested in purchasing your timber, we are actively seeking to purchase land parcels.

Selling Property. Sell Your Timber. We are continually looking to purchase standing hardwood timber. If you’re seriously considering selling your timber, we highly recommend talking to a professional forester before doing so or reach out to us at Timber Update.

In our experience, landowners who consult with a professional forester before selling their timber can see as much as a % higher value on their final sale compared to a landowner.

If you would like to sell us your timber or custom cut logs and need more information about the purchasing and procurement processes, please give us a call at to speak with a Frank Miller procurement specialist today.

First, even though statewide or regional prices can provide a taste of the level and trends of prices, what your timber is worth is somewhat dependent on local market conditions.

If your timber grows near a lot of mills, your timber might command a higher price than if the. Timber selling methods. Timber is sold either “per-unit” or “lump sum.” A per-unit sale is one in which the buyer and the seller negotiate a price per unit of harvested wood, and the buyer pays for the timber after it is cut and the volume is : Robert Bardon.

Veneer logs are higher value than sawlogs. More information on veneer, and the grading of veneer logs, can be found in the publication Factors Affect-ing the Quality of Hardwood Timber and Logs for Face Veneer.1 Sawlogs are those that are sawn into hardwood lumber and the grading of saw-logs is the subject of this handbook.

TheseFile Size: 1MB. Finding a reliable source for timber can be challenging. For the most part, finding logs for sale requires building relationships with timber suppliers, whether they are logging companies, other sawmills, tree services, reclamation companies or log salvage operations. Typically, logging companies don't advertise in the local paper or the back.

Prime logs are butt logs only, fresh cut from live timber, sound, straight, and free of all defects and excessive sapwood. Logs are to be 12 inches and larger at the small end; must run 8 feet and longer, except that clear butt logs 6 and 7 feet long, if 16 inches and larger in diameter, may be graded as : Warren David Brush.We can manage your timber from the forest to the sawmill.

We connect buyers and sellers of timber. Looking for timber? Call us. If you have less than 45 acres, maybe you can contact your neighbors and join together for a joint harvest plan - we can arrange payment and a contract for each owner.

Larger jobs bring you more money per board foot!