Resources

  • Northern Hardwood Forest Management (E2769)

    Published on February 9, 2016

    Northern hardwood forests in Michigan are composed primarily of sugar maple with various mixtures of beech, ash, basswood, yellow birch and other species.

  • Homemade Maple Syrup (E2617)

    Published on January 29, 2016

    Several species of maple trees grow in Michigan. Two species--sugar maple (Acer saccharum) and black maple (A. nigrum), are the source of sap for most commercial maple production.

  • Hiring a Consulting Forester (E3188)

    Published on November 23, 2015

    A consultant will work with you to understand and articulate your ownership goals and reasons for owning forest property. A consultant will collect information about you and your forest, and then offer options based on that knowledge.

  • Forest Types of Michigan: Forest Products and Prices (E3202-16)

    Published on November 18, 2015

    Forest Products and Prices discusses timber harvest from the point of view of the forest owner. It includes the process of selling stumpage and contracts and describes the products produced. Helpful selling tips are included.

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