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Sell Trees in Illinois

A forest in summer with large walnut trees in Illinois

Sell Trees to Illinois Licensed Timber Buyers

Our walnut tree buyers purchase cut logs in Illinois and Missouri. If you are a landowner and decide to sell trees in Illinois, we provide logging services as well. With over 30 years of experience, we deliver top-of-the-line services. Our priorities are to get you the best prices and lessen our footprint on the land. Our expert Illinois loggers promise an exceptional cleanup process. We make certain your land appears virtually untouched by the time we have finished harvesting.

When You Sell Trees in Illinois: Compliance and Benefits

Why Landowners are Required to Work with a Licensed Timber Buyer

The Timber Buyer Licensing Act was approved by the Illinois General Assembly in 1969 and is enforced by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources. The law states:

“Every person before engaging in the business of timber buyer shall obtain a license for such purpose from the Department.”

Therefore, it is essential for timber growers to work with an actively licensed timber buyer, such as Walnut Timber Buyers. However, the question for many is not how to sell timber in Illinois, but why.

How a Certified Forest Management Plan Can Save You Money

The Illinois Forestry Development Act says private landowners can save up to 50% on property taxes by promoting sustainable forestry. This law applies to land covered by a forest management plan approved by the Forestry Development Authority. When you sell cut trees in Illinois, Walnut Timber Buyers implements the Select Harvesting method. This is the healthiest (and most profitable) way to log forestry.

A pile of logs, getting ready from loggers to Sell Trees in Illinois

Contact Walnut Timber Buyers Today

Our experienced logging company will work with you to ensure our logging services follow your Certified Forest Management Plan. Of course, our licensed timber buyers adhere to IDNR guidelines as well. Call 309-369-9524 to ensure you reap the full benefits when you sell trees in Illinois.

Thank you for your interest in Walnut Timber Buyers. At this time we are only considering projects of 20 or more mature trees. For residential projects and projects of less then 20 trees, please contact your local tree service.