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Estimating Land Value for Growing Timber on Agricultural Land
Daowei Zhang
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Pages / Length: 6
Publication Date: 09/10/1998

This publication presents a method for estimating land value if the land is converted from agricultural to forestry use. Pitfalls in the estimation procedure and factors that influence the rate of return on forestry investments are discussed. Hopefully, farmers and other landowners can use this information to make good land-use decisions.