Describes the financial performance of red pine on site index 60, 70, and 80 lands by using new yield evidence and up-to-date cost and revenue assumptions. Best combinations of initial stocking, residual basal area after thinning, an rotation age are identified for two different financial criteria: soil expectation value and internal rate of return.
Lothner, David C.; Bradley, Dennis P. 1984. A new look at red pine financial returns in the Lake States. Research Paper NC-246. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station