Help For Your Woods

About Missouri's State Forest Nursery

The George O. White State Forest Nursery near Licking offers Missouri residents a variety of seedlings for reforestation, windbreaks, erosion control and wildlife habitat.

Forest Management for Missouri Landowners

Download guidelines for assessing your Missouri woodlot’s present condition and creating and maintaining a healthy forest that meets your objectives.

Seedling Planting and Care

Browse tree- and shrub-planting techniques, including hand planting, machine planting and tips on Missouri conservation seedling care.

Timber Management and Harvest

Find best practices and help for managing, harvesting and protecting your Missouri timber and woodlands.

Timber Management Assistance

Want to improve your woodlot management or timber yields? Get our help! Call your regional forester.

Timber Sale Basics

Don't sell your Missouri timber for a fraction of its value because you didn't market it properly. Follow eight steps to get the most return from your timber sale.

Timber Stand Improvement

Download this illustrated, two-color, eight-page guide to learn how to improve your woodlot by cutting firewood.