Illinois Timber Price Information

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Illinois Timber Prices

The Illinois Timber Prices newsletter is issued twice each year by the IL DOA - Agricultural Statistics Service and the IL DNR - Division of Forest Resources. Stumpage and F.O.B. prices are based on surveys of licensed timber buyers, and reported by species group and product.

Contact for Timber Price Information

Paul M. Deizman, CF
Forest Utilization/Marketing & State Forests
Illinois DNR - Division of Forest Resources
One Natural Resources Way
524 South 2nd Street
Springfield, IL 62702
Phone: (217) 782-3376
Fax: (217) 785-2438
Mobile: (217) 685-4306

If you can't find the information you are looking for on this site, please contact us, or try the various state foresters web sites.

If you know of a useful site or resource that we have not listed here, or if any of the information in this directory is incorrect, please email Brian Doherty at


Lists of services are provided solely as a courtesy to landowners. The U.S. Forest Service Southern Research Station (SRS) makes no representation whatsoever as to the quality of work or business practices of the firms listed. The SRS strongly suggests that before entering into any transaction with an individual or a business, you ask for the names of those who have done business with the individual or firm so that you verify quality of services provided to others. In addition, you may want to have an attorney review any contracts or agreements before you sign any such documents.

A consultant providing professional services is often required to be registered or licensed within the state in which the service is offered. Before engaging or contracting with any person(s) representing themselves as a consultant or registered professional, the SRS recommends that you should obtain adequate supporting documentation from the service provider such as a current license or registration number as provided to them by the appropriate state agency.