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Southern pulpwood harvesting productivity and cost changes between 1979 and 1987.Author(s): Douglas R. Carter; Frederick W. Cubbage; Pamela J. Jakes
Source: Research Paper NC-318. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionThe Southern U.S. pulpwood harvesting industry experienced substantial changes in productivity and logging costs from 1979 to 1987. This research measures physical and economic changes in southern timber harvesting and the degree of industry shifting between different levels of harvesting mechanization.
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CitationCarter, Douglas R.; Cubbage, Frederick W.; Stokes, Bryce J.; Jakes, Pamela J. 1994. Southern pulpwood harvesting productivity and cost changes between 1979 and 1987. Research Paper NC-318. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordseconomics, pulpwood, logging costs
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