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BUREAU FEDERATION

Forestry

Timber is the 2nd most valuable commodity in Mississippi

The total value of timber harvest in 2006 was $1.2 billion

There are 18 million acres of forest lands in Mississippi

Timber is the leading agricultural crop in 40 of the state's counties


Kevin Brown
Commodity Advisor
601-941-8292
Ken Martin
Forestry Committee Chair
   

 

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