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Stock Market Make You Worried? Take a Walk in Your Woods.

2018-02-17T18:29:17+00:00

As I write this, the stock market has officially entered into “correction territory”, defined as “a 10 percent drop in stocks […]

Stock Market Make You Worried? Take a Walk in Your Woods. 2018-02-17T18:29:17+00:00

Why Investing In Timberland Is Attractive: Nature’s Alternative Investment – Part 2

2018-02-17T18:42:55+00:00

In our last installment on Timberland Investing, we discussed the unique ability that timber has as a capital asset to increase in quantity (and quality) simply because of biological growth. It’s certainly one of the exceptional “perks” associated with this investment vehicle, and is a variable that can be improved by sound forest management practices.

Why Investing In Timberland Is Attractive: Nature’s Alternative Investment – Part 2 2018-02-17T18:42:55+00:00

Full Time Office Manager/Staff Forester/Senior Forest Tech; Smethport, PA Office

2018-02-12T16:48:05+00:00

The Smethport, Pennsylvania Office of FORECON, Inc. has an immediate opening for a highly-motivated Full Time Office Manager/Staff Forester or Office […]

Full Time Office Manager/Staff Forester/Senior Forest Tech; Smethport, PA Office 2018-02-12T16:48:05+00:00

General Forestry Laborers; All Offices

2018-02-12T16:52:20+00:00

The Cortland & Falconer, New York Offices, the Smethport and Titusville, Pennsylvania Offices, and the Oak Hill, West Virginia office, of FORECON, Inc. have immediate openings for highly-motivated, seasonal General […]

General Forestry Laborers; All Offices 2018-02-12T16:52:20+00:00

262 & 272.8 Acres; Oswego County, New York

2018-01-17T21:49:50+00:00

Looking for a nice big piece of property to turn into a perfect hunting getaway? This property has it all: streams, swamps, rolling hills, softwoods […]

262 & 272.8 Acres; Oswego County, New York 2018-01-17T21:49:50+00:00

Highlights of the Appalachian Hardwood Lumber Markets – Third Week of August 2017 Update

2018-01-17T21:49:51+00:00

Strong demand and moderately low inventories (mostly due to weather conditions) have created a steady and strong transactional situation in general across the industry. Log prices are seeing the effects of this consistent demand for lumber and have increased in response.

Highlights of the Appalachian Hardwood Lumber Markets – Third Week of August 2017 Update 2018-01-17T21:49:51+00:00

Have You Seen This Bad Bug?

2018-01-17T21:49:51+00:00

The Spotted Lanternfly is the latest invasive species to infest the Northeast. While it is currently only found in Southeastern PA, the Department of Agriculture is hoping to keep it that way. We need your help to stop the #SpottedLanternfly from spreading. It is a major threat to some of our most valuable commodities, including: hardwoods, grapes, hops, stone fruits, apples, etc. Early detection is vital to control this invasive pest and protect the region’s agriculture and natural resources-related businesses.

Have You Seen This Bad Bug? 2018-01-17T21:49:51+00:00

Six Reasons Why Investing In Timberland Is Attractive

2017-08-28T20:33:25+00:00

Investing in timberland may be unfamiliar to most mainstream investors… but it’s no stranger to institutional investors and high-net-worth individuals. Sources from 2014 indicate that large institutional investors have over $45 billion invested globally in timberland… and this trend has continued to accelerate. It was reported in 2014 that in the US alone, Timber Investment Management Organizations (management groups that specifically aid institutional investors and high net worth individuals in managing their timberland investments) managed over 23 million acres of forestland investments, representing approximately 7% of total privately owned timberland. So what is it that entices investors enough to spend over $45 billion to invest in timberland - what makes it such an attractive investment?

Six Reasons Why Investing In Timberland Is Attractive 2017-08-28T20:33:25+00:00
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