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What’s the bottom line on bottomland hardwood forests?

By JACK WEATHERLY jack.weatherly@msbusiness.com Anderson-Tully Co. produced hardwood lumber for about 129 years at the port city of Vicksburg. It was sold last month to the Vicksburg Forest Products, which is spending millions to convert the plant to turning out primarily southern yellow pine lumber from tree plantations in the surrounding area. Why the conversion? Are bottomland hardwood stands – ...

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Lumber processor awarded tax exemption

VICKSBURG — Anderson-Tully Co. will see an $826,869 drop in taxes after the company was given a “free port warehouse” exemption. Since 2003, the state has allowed counties to phase out the property tax levied on goods shipped out of state. The phase-in would be over 10 years to reduce the impact of the loss of local revenue. Officials have ...

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