Forest2Market’s Mike Powell recently sat down with Hayes D. Brown of the Alabama Forest Owners’ Association to discuss the current state of southern timber and lumber markets in the latest episode of AFOA’s Capital Ideas – Live! news conference for forest owners. Mike outlines the current disparity between record high prices for finished lumber amid stagnant prices for pine sawtimber throughout the Southeast, as well as the primary drivers for each unique market.
The full episode is available below, which also contains additional content that is valuable for Southern timberland owners, including:
- What Does President Biden's "30x30" Executive Order Mean for Private Forest Landowners?
- Landowners Sue Over Black Pinesnake Habitat Designation
- The Benefits of Prescribed Burning
For a more detailed view of what's happening in individual stumpage markets, check out Mike's latest blog post: Wet Weather Driving Southern Timber Prices Higher in 1Q2021
For a more detailed view of what's happening in the Southern lumber market, check out: BREAKING: SYP Lumber Prices Hit New Record High