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NEWS PAGE
The Most Recent Post

Growing Wild Leeks or Ramps: a video series

Hunting Lease Price Survey Results for 2012-2013
 

NEW IN THE EVENTS CALENDAR

GIS Workshop - Tallahassee, Florida

Longleaf Pine Forest Restoration & Management Workshop - Chipley, Florida

Managing the Family Forest - Lucedale, Mississippi

ntro to ArcGIS 10 for Foresters - Mayhew, Mississippi

Introduction to GPS using SOLO Forest - Mayhew, Mississippi

Quality Deer Management Association National Convention - Athens, Georgia

Outdoor Alabama Photography Exhibit - Baldwin County

Chainsaw Safety -
Baldwin County     Dallas County     Clarke County

Managing White-Tailed Deer -
Southaven, Mississippi     Raymond, Mississippi

Tree Identification Workshop - Ashland, Mississippi

Are My Pines Ready To Thin? - Houston, Mississippi

Foundations of Successful Transition - Webinar

How To Make More Money Growing Trees - Leesville, South Carolina

Georgia Forestry Association (GFA) Annual Conference & Forestry Expo -
Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

Teacherís Conservation Workshop for Teachers of All Grades - Lee County
 

2014 AFOA Annual Meeting

Visit this link for the most up-to-date information and registration forms on the 2014 AFOA Annual Meeting.

AFOA would like to thank the exhibitors and sponsors for providing needed services to forest owners and for helping to keep the cost of the annual meeting affordable for attendees.

Exhibitors


Sponsors

 

DID YOU KNOW...

You can see our most recent AFOA Facebook page posts below in the AFOA Facebook page box. These include: recently posted forestland for sale, hunting land for lease, forest facts, pictures from AFOA events, and more. You can go also go directly to the AFOA Facebook page by clicking the 'Find Us On Facebook' badge to the left.

AFOA  is now on Twitter. Use the icon on the left border to navigate to the AFOA Twitter page. You must have or open a Twitter account to 'follow' AFOA, but anyone can view our most recent 'tweets' in the Twitter box in the right hand column of this page or  all past 'tweets' at this address:  https://twitter.com/#!/AFOAinc

Check out AFOA's Online Video Meetings page. We now have a page listing meetings/presentations that we have video of available online. Visit this link to see what meetings/presentations are available. We hope to increase the number of meetings available for online viewing over time.

CAPITAL IDEAS -- LIVE!

 Time to Unite Around Timber in Tax Code

 Housing Starts to Decline in Mid 20s

 Sawtimber Quality Will Impact Price

 Crop Tree Management

 Tax Changes in 2014 & Avoiding Tax Trap

 Mapping Trails with Smartphone

 Forest Management How-to Videos

 Timber Growing Contest

 

 
HUNTING LEASE LIABILITY GROUP INSURANCE

2013-2014 Hunting Lease Liability Group Insurance Application
(Annual Policy began August 1, 2013)

Please make sure you are choosing the correct type of application.


TIMBERLAND LIABILITY GROUP INSURANCE

2014-2015 Timberland Liability Group Insurance Application
(Annual Policy will begin May 1, 2014)

Please make sure you are choosing the correct type of application.

Forest Facts

OF THE 32 MILLION ACRES of total land area in Alabama, 23 million acres are forested. Forests comprise 71% of the land area in Alabama.

Source: U.S.D.A., Economic Research Service. Alabama Forest Facts: Compiled by Forisk Consulting.

 

 

2014 AFOA Annual Meeting
Lake Guntersville State Park, Guntersville, AL

Forest landowners will gather for a variety of activities, including touring a wood pellet fuel mill, participating in a forest and wildlife management field day, learning the names of local trees and shrubs, observing bald eagles with a park naturalist, and attending a forest mapping class using the latest Global Positioning System (GPS) and Geographic Information System (GIS) technology. These are just a few of the planned activities. For more details click here.

The Monthly Newsletter

CAPITAL IDEAS covers upcoming forestry events in and around Alabama; stumpage values, forestry stocks, and lumber prices; a monthly Washington Report, semi-annual Tax Tips and Forest Law Update; available
services and supplies; and news and views about forests and forest ownership.

Association Membership:  $15 per year. Click here for application.(pdf)
Use this link for a current Membership Application.
 

Click here for sample issue of Capital Ideas
This is a sample only. (January 2010 issue)

AFOA members need to be able to find businesses that focus on forestland owners and users. Are you taking advantage of AFOA's website?

Find out how...


Are you or your company on AFOA's lists?
Use the following Vendor Forms to do so:

Site Prep and Tree Planting - Do you or your company perform these services?

Forestry Consultants - Do you or your company receive referrals from AFOA?

Timber Buyer - Do you or your company buy timber?

Rural Real Estate Agents - Do you or your company sell rural forestland?