What Companies Buy Trees for Lumber?


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Piedmont Land & Timber in Greensboro, North Carolina, Matson Lumber Company in Brookville, Pennsylvania, and East Perry Lumber Company in Frohna, Missouri, are among the companies that purchase timber. Each company has a website with contact information for those wanting to harvest and sell trees off their land.

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Planning, pricing and harvesting are the three steps of Piedmont Land & Timber's tree harvesting process. Those wanting to sell trees to the company can discuss harvesting options and price with a company representative. Piedmont Land & Timber pays in full and upfront for trees. The company then harvests the lumber with North Carolina Forestry Association pro-certified loggers under the supervision of registered foresters.

Matson Lumber Company harvests and buys trees from landowners who want trees removed for extra income, forest health and sustainability, wildlife management, aesthetics or recreation. The company offers professional foresters for consultation and custom-design planning prior to harvesting.

East Perry Lumber Company serves the areas of southeast Missouri, southern Illinois, western Kentucky and northwest Tennessee. The business purchases a wide range of hardwood tree species, including white oak, red oak, poplar, hard maple and ash. The loggers train in part through the Missouri Forest Products Association Professional Timber Harvesting Program.

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