A mixed forest provides economic, environmental and recreational benefits. Photo Univ of MN.
Forestry/woodlot management is the art and science of tending forests, woodlots, tree plantations or agroforestry plantings to provide ongoing conservation benefits and sustained harvesting of forest or woodland resources.
Guidance from USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service
See contacts for specific programs that fund this practice in the side-by-side payment comparison or contact your local Soil and Water Conservation District