CatchMark Timber Trust Inc (CTT) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
February 18, 2019

CTT earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2018. CatchMark Timber Trust Inc (NYSE:CTT), Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call, Feb. 15, 2019, 10:00 a.m. ET, Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good morning, everyone and welcome to the CatchMark Timber Trust Fourth quarter 2018 Earnings Call and Webcast. All […]

Did You Know that Alabama Has the Smallest Percentage of Public Land in the South? Why it Matters
February 14, 2019 Author Pat Byington, Posted on February 14, 2019, This land is your land, this land is my land… this land was made for you and me. ~excerpt of lyrics from Woody Guthrie’s “This Land Is Your Land.” Did you know that you, as a citizen of the state of Alabama, and nearly 5 million […]

Opinion: Letter Calls for Expansion on Biodiesel Tax Incentive
February 14, 2019, FEBRUARY 14, 2019, Letter calls for expansion on biodiesel tax incentive, A letter has been sent to US congress about a multi-year extension of the biodiesel tax incentive. The letter was written by 44 members of the House of Representatives and stated that after letting the biodiesel tax incentive for 2017 expire for 2018 […]

Drones, Seeds, & Fires: How DroneSeed Plants Trees From The Sky
February 8, 2019 Tree planters are superheros, according to DroneSeed founder and CEO, Grant Canary. In one day, a person manually replanting trees will burn the caloric equivalent of two marathons. Wow. It follows that such labor-intensive work is difficult to implement on a large scale, without the time or resources to match the intensity of forest […]

2018’s Billion Dollar Weather Disasters in Context
February 7, 2019 [NOAA Climate by Adam Smith] NOAA’s National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) tracks U.S. weather and climate events that have great economic and societal impacts. Since 1980, the U.S. has sustained 241 weather and climate disasters where the overall damage costs reached or exceeded $1 billion (including adjustments based on the Consumer Price Index, […]

Finland Sets 30% Biofuel Commitment for 2030
February 7, 2019 FEBRUARY 7, 2019, Finland sets 30% biofuel commitment for 2030, By Junior Editor Emma Greedy, The Finnish Parliament has approved a law that is set to see biofuels targets gradually increase for 2030. The new law has made for a world-leading advanced biofuels target of 10% in 2030. Finnish parliament’s approval of the law […]

Georgia Logger Staying Busy Harvesting Weyerhaeuser Pine: Pinetree Trail Enterprises Runs All-Cat Fleet of Forestry Equipment
February 7, 2019 Abundant markets and a strong economy are keeping Georgia logger super busy in plantation pine forests. By Tim Cox Date Posted: 2/5/2019 NICHOLLS, Georgia – Joel Adams has a name for his logging company that befits the kind of work it does: harvesting pine, pine, and more pine. His company, Pinetree Trail Enterprises, is […]

How Tree Rings Help Teach Us About our Climate
February 7, 2019 By Daniel Grossman, Tuesday, February 5, 2019 There’s a lot we can learn about our climate history and future by studying tree rings. FAYETTEVILLE, AR. – Scientists studying annual growth rings of trees rarely get the glory that occasionally comes to archeologists who dig up ancient treasures. These dendrochronologists only infrequently get budgets the […]

Rolling Stone’s Chuck Leavell Spends His Time Off the Road on His Georgia Tree Farm
February 7, 2019

Rolling Stones Piano Man Talks Trump, Trade and Touring By Peter Newcomb, Bloomberg, February 2, 2019, As musical director for the Rolling Stones, Chuck Leavell knows a thing or two about tickling the ivories. But the legendary piano man, who’s also played with the Allman Brothers, Eric Clapton and David Gilmour, spends as much time […]

Weyerhaeuser Co (WY) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
February 7, 2019

WY earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2018. Weyerhaeuser Co (NYSE:WY) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Feb. 01, 2019, 10:00 a.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good morning, my name is Dennis, and I will be your conference operator today. At this time, I would like […]

Forecaster Says Rains Raise Spring Worries for Arkansas Farmers
February 7, 2019

Arkansas Democrat Gazette, by Stephen Steed, February 7, 2019, Rains in January and February, coupled with heavier rainfall than normal last fall, likely will mean a gloomy spring for farmers, John Lewis, senior forecaster for the National Weather Service, said Wednesday. “Warm and wet continues,” Lewis told members of the Arkansas Agriculture Board, an advisory […]

New Jersey Division of Investment Moves into Farmland Asset Class
February 1, 2019 1 FEBRUARY 2019, BY JON PETERSON, New Jersey Division of Investment is investing in farmland for the first time, as it earmarks up to $300m (€262m) for real assets this year. In a board meeting document, the $77.5bn pension fund said it is considering a $100m commitment to Homestead Capital USA Farmland Fund III. […]