Rawlings Consulting Forestry, PLLC: Serving forest landowners in North Carolina since 1983

Timber Sales in 2005

Margaret R. Russ & J. Glenn Riddle

Robeson County, NC

Sold! — Offered for sale are multiple areas of timber totaling 35.427 acres. All areas are to be clear-cut.

Albert & Elizabeth Newsome

Wake County, NC

Sold! — Offered for sale is an area of standing timber totaling 12.363 acres. Pine sawtimber averages 5.8 tons per acre with an additional 7.8 tons per acre of pine chip & saw. Hardwood sawtimber consists primarily of Sweetgum and Yellow Poplar. The hardwood sawtimber averages 1,558 board feet per acre.

Mrs. Anne H. Murray

Nash County, NC

Sold! — Offered for sale is a first thinning on a 59.23 acre pine plantation with an original spacing around 8 feet by 8 foot. Every 5th row will be harvested with the remaining 4 rows thinned from below to a basal area of 80. Interest buyers should submit unit prices and a tentative start date. Rawlings Consulting Forestry reserves the right to reject any and all offers and may require on-site inspections of previously thinned stands.

James F. Allen

Johnston County, NC

Sold! — Offered for sale is a first thinning on a 12.7 acre pine plantation with an original spacing around 8 feet by 8 foot. Every 5th row will be harvested with the remaining 4 rows thinned from below to a basal area of 80. Interest buyers should submit unit prices and a tentative start date. Rawlings Consulting Forestry reserves the right to reject any and all offers and may require on-site inspections of previously thinned stands.

Dr. Glenn E. Hair

Cumberland County, NC

Sold! — Offered for sale are two areas of timber totaling 20.192 acres. The primary area, 19.8 acres, contains a mix of quality pine and lesser quality plantation pine. The smaller area, 0.38 acres, contains mature pine adjacent to a canal. Over the combined sale area, pine saw timber averages over 5,456 board feet per acre and 262 board feet per tree. Additionally, pine chip and saw will average 6.2 tons per acre while pine fiber will average 9.8 tons per acre.

Mrs. Anne H. Murray

Nash County, NC

Sold! — Offered for sale are two areas of mature timber totaling 8.6 acres. The larger area, containing 4.716 acres, may be accessed directly from SR 1403. The smaller area, containing 3.887 acres, may be accessed via a farm path through the pasture. Both areas are comprised primarily of mature pine with a scattering of hardwood. Over the total sale area, pine saw timber averages over 6,708 board feet per acre and 222 board feet per tree. Additionally, pine chip and saw will average 3.5 tons per acre while pine fiber will average 9.8 tons per acre.

Dr. Glenn E. Hair

Cumberland County, NC

Sold! — Offered for sale is a first thinning on a 123.3 acre pine plantation. Portions of this plantation were unsuccessful resulting in an abundance of low grade hardwood. Every 5th row will be harvested with the remaining 4 rows thinned from below to a basal area of 75. All hardwood located within the sale area is to be harvested and whole tree chipped. Viewing this timber requires access through two locked gates. Buyers are requested to provide a one day notice to ensure gates are unlocked. Interest buyers should submit unit prices and a tentative start date. Rawlings Consulting Forestry reserves the right to reject any and all offers and may require on-site inspections of previously thinned stands.