Economics

Economics play a major role when making decisions regarding your woodland. Read below to learn more.

TAXES

North Carolina and the federal government offer a variety of tax incentives, tax credits and tax deductions to qualifying private woodland owners.

COST-SHARE PROGRAMS

Cost-share programs available under the USDA  Farm Bill  and through state agencies can provide the financial assistance and technical know-how that you need to manage your land.

FOREST PRODUCTS

People have always harvested wood to make products  – including lumber, paper and wild herbs – to meet their needs. Today, markets exist for a variety of other forest products, including biofuel, carbon credits, conservation easements, and water credits.