Alabama Forest Owners' Association, Inc.                 Advocate for the Forest Owner

Services & Supplies Categories

Aerial Photographs, GIS, & Maps

Certified Public Accountants

Chemical Vegetation Management

Consulting Forester
Member ACF

Consulting Forester

Forestry Equipment, Portable Sawmills, & Tools

Hunting Gear, Guns, etc.


Land For Sale

Nuisance Wildlife Control

Pond Management

Posted Signs

Real Estate Appraisals

Real Estate Loans

Timber Buyer

Timber Market Pricing Service

Timber Sale Assistance

Tree Planting Equipment & Services

Tree Seed For Sale

Tree Seedlings For Sale

Woodland Mulching


Benefits of Membership

AFOA's monthly newsletter (see a past issue), Capital Ideas, puts you in touch with events, around the southeast; covers stumpage values, forestry stocks, and lumber prices; semi-annual Tax Tips and Forest Law Update; available services and supplies; and news and views about forests and forest ownership of interest to our members. AFOA connects you to the professionals of the forest industry that can help you make the tough decisions of managing your land. We provide information on forest ownership issues to news outlets and ownership issues to legislators.

To join the Alabama Forest Owners' Association, fill out the Membership Application and return to AFOA with the appropriate payment amount. (printable pdf form)



We provide information about numerous educational workshops and tours through-out Alabama and the immediate surrounding states such as our 2021 Annual Meeting which was held at the Alabama 4-H Center in Columbiana, Alabama on April 17-18, 2021. You are able to look through the videos and information on older annual meetings by clicking here. You will have access to the following: video of the speakers, presentation slides used by the speakers, and speaker bios.




AFOA provides access for our members to easy-to-use county timber buyer lists: $17 per county printed on gummed labels and referrals to consulting foresters for no-cost initial consultation.

Timber Buyer Lists: Send a check or money order to AFOA in the amount of $17.00 for each county requested (AFOA members only) (Click here for our address)



HUNTING LEASE LIABILITY INSURANCE - $1 million group liability insurance policy for protection from Hunting Lease related liabilities 8/1/2021 to 8/1/2022: Click here for Application or Click Here for a fillable Application. Either application you choose must be printed and sent to AFOA with payment by check or money order.

Annual Cost for use of Policy for an AFOA member: $128 plus 28 cents per acre (one AFOA member leasing to one hunting club).



TIMBERLAND LIABILITY GROUP INSURANCE - $1 million group liability insurance policy for protection from liabilities related to timberland ownership 5/1/2021 to 5/1/2022: (Click here for Application) or use the online Fillable Application. Either one you choose must be printed and sent to AFOA with payment by check or money order.

Annual Cost for use of Policy for an AFOA member: $33.20 plus 37 cents per acre.



Items For Sale

Low-cost posted signs are only available for members or hunting clubs who lease land of an AFOA member.

AFOA t-shirts. Short Sleeve: $11.00 each; Long Sleeve: $13.50 each.

AFOA Caps for sale in a couple different styles and several different colors at $13 each.



Want To Do More

Alabama Forest Owners' Association Educational Fund

Give toward the Consulting Forester Scholarship Award: To improve the availability of quality services to forest landowners, the Alabama Forest Owners' Association provides annual awards to Auburn University Forestry Students who have an interest in pursuing careers as consulting foresters. Tax deductible gifts to the Alabama Forest Owners' Association Educational Fund, a 501 (c)(3) organization, are now being accepted. Send your donation/contribution/gift to Alabama Forest Owners' Association Educational Fund, P. O. Box 361434, Birmingham, AL 35236.

Make a bequest to the AFOA Educational Fund by telling your attorney to add this language to your will: I, [name], of [city, state, zip], give, devise and bequeath to Alabama Forest Owners’ Association Educational Fund, Inc., (tax identification number 35-2242105), P. O. Box 361434, Birmingham, Alabama 35236, [written dollar amount or percentage of the estate or description of the property] to continue its mission of providing quality educational information and benefits to owners of Alabama forestland.

Give to the AFOA Educational Fund through your Amazon purchases with AmazonSmile. AmazonSmile is very simple to use - all you need is an Amazon account. Simply click on this link or the banner below. Then, during future visits to the site, AmazonSmile will remember your charity and apply eligible purchases towards your total contribution - it is that easy.

Remember, you must be logged in to - donations will not be applied to purchases made on the main site or mobile app. It is also important to remember that not everything qualifies for AmazonSmile contributions. Eligible purchases earn 0.5% toward the AFOA Educational Fund. There is no cost to the customer to use AmazonSmile.