Property taxes are among the most pressing issues for family forest owners. In our first foray into video, and our first “Perspective” piece, we feature a November 2008 discussion with Jeff Forester, Executive Director of Minnesota Seasonal and Recreational Property Owners (MSRPO). Jeff discusses his book, The Forest for the Trees: How humans shaped the north woods and how the […]
Minnesota has a rich and proud history of forest management. Minnesota’s vast forests built (and rebuilt) cities like Chicago, Minneapolis, and St. Paul. The famous white and red pine forests produced a seemingly inexhaustible supply of timber for a growing country. You can view photos from this era on the Minnesota Historical Society website.