Category Archives: family involvement

Not a lot to do on your Tree Farm when it is cold and wet?

While the weather might limit some operations, below are things that should be on your “to-do” list for wintertime work on your Tree Farm.  They are on our list!  Some may be limited by weather, but most are easier done … Continue reading

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Members of Your Intergenerational Transfer Team

In order to be sure you have a positive experience with intergenerational transfer, please consider using a team approach. Not only will the team members be a benefit in their own areas of expertise, but this will also help develop … Continue reading

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Proud to Announce the Newest Addition to the Next Generation!

As I have done previously (see post), I am proud to introduce the newest addition to the next generation of our family. Wesley Abram Nipper was born on November 21, 2013, and he was 20.5 inches long and weighed 8 … Continue reading

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What Do I Do Now?

A few weeks ago, a gentleman emailed me because he had read an article I wrote a couple of years ago.  This gentlemen planted a 20 acre tract not quite 20 years ago.  He now wants to thin or final … Continue reading

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WOW! Our ancestors never would have dreamed …

WOW! Our ancestors never would have dreamed that property they owned would be involved in a Tree Farm of the Year award. Thanks to a nomination by Josh Smith, Columbia County Forester with the Arkansas Forestry Commission, we received the 2013 Arkansas … Continue reading

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