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ANR-1418

Harvesting Pine Straw for Profit: Questions Landowners Should Ask Themselves
Janice F. Dyer, Becky Barlow
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Pages / Length: 8
Publication Date: 02/10/2012


Production of pine straw can be a good way for forestland owners to earn an income, especially when timber markets are down. This publication includes a series of questions that landowners should ask themselves to determine if pine straw production is right for them.


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