Silviculture Assistance and Woodlot Economics
The Association for Sustainable Forestry's Silviculture Funding Program administers a provincial program that provides funding for silvicultural treatments on private land. Program requirements are described on the web page above.
Nova Scotia Landowners and Forest Fibre Producers Association, Silviculture Funding Application (for members of their FSC certification program).
Nova Scotia Department of Lands & Forestry, "Managing Woodlot Finances: Planning and Investment Guide."
Ontario Woodlot Association, "Forest Management for Income."
Penn State: Cooperative Extension (College of Agricultural Sciences), "Forest Finance 3: Keeping Record of Forest Management Activities."
NC State University: Cooperative Extension, "Cutting at Financial Maturity: Maximizing the Economic Return of Your Woodland."
Nova Scotia Timber Loan Board provides access to capital for the forest industry and rural business development through flexible lending programs.