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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
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
Posted in family communication, family farm meetings, family involvement, family legacy, farm legacy, landowner, landowner meetings Tagged appraiser, communication facilitator, consulting forester, CPA, estate planner, families, family, financial planner, intergenerational transfer team, tax attorney Leave a comment
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
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