The FORESTRY ASSOCIATION of South Carolina is a private, non-profit organization of individuals and companies dedicated to forest conservation and the sustainable use of natural resources.
The Forestry Association represents landowners, pulp and paper mills, lumber mills, wood processors, logging companies, foresters, sportsmen and hunt clubs. The Association advocates for a business friendly climate for our landowners and forest industry while promoting conservation and sustainability of South Carolina's forests.
We proudly serve 2,500 members and trained timber professionals who grow, manage, harvest, and process the forest resource.
To maintain and secure adoption of local, state, and federal policies that encourage management, utilization, and conservation of forest resources while maintaining or strengthening the pro-business climate for the wood and paper products industry.
Sustainable forests that provide social, economic, and environmental benefits.
SC Forestry Facts and Information
The total economic impact of South Carolina's forest industry is more than $21 Billion annually. With a delivered value of $783,894,293, timber is the state’s leading cash crop.
County Landowner Association Meetings
Orangeburg County Forestry Association: Thursday, July 13th, Sponsored Dinner at 6:00 p.m. 1Terry Court, Neeses, SC 29107. Presentation by Dr. Patrick Hiesl, “What Effect has the Logging Crew on Your Bottom Line?”. RSVP by calling 803-534-6280 by Monday, July 10th.