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Their story is our story.

Join the more than 500 landowners who have become a part of The Forest Fund and reaped financial and ecological rewards from growing world-class forests on marginal farmland bordering our great river systems.

The GreenTrees reforestation program is a win-win for the landowner, the land and the Delta region. As we move toward a new energy and clean up the environment, the role of landowners and rural areas cannot be underestimated.

– Blanche Lincoln Former U. S. Arkansas Senator and Chair of the Agriculture Committee in the Senate

What Others are Saying About GreenTrees

“When a farmer tells me, ‘this is a good program, I’m doing well,’ that’s a pretty strong statement. it’s the most successful carbon sequestration program in the United States because it works.”
— Charlie Morgan State Forester for Mississippi

“Reforesting an area of the Mississippi Alluvial Valley flood plain says a lot for conservation capitalism. It allows landowners greater flexibility and
economic opportunities than some of the conventional techniques.”
— Dr. Ted Leininger Project Leader at the Center for Bottomland Hardwood Research in Stoneville, Mississippi, which helped develop the technique of interplanting cottonwoods and hardwoods as a means of converting crop lands to forest.

“GreenTrees is a great program. It supports the MS Delta and that’s important to Norfolk Southern and important to this county.”
— Wick Moorman Chairman and CEO of Norfolk Southern

“The GreenTrees reforestation program is a win-win for the landowner, the land and the Delta region. As we move toward a new energy and clean up the environment, the role of landowners and rural areas cannot be underestimated.”
— Blanche Lincoln Former U. S. Arkansas Senator and Chair of the Agriculture Committee in the Senate

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