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Sawtooth Oak Vs. Chestnut Trees For Wildlife

This is Huntin’ Land, the podcast for landowners and land hunters. If you like to stay up to date on hunting tactics, land management, land values, and land market dynamics, this is the podcast for you. On this episode, Joe and Butch talk with Iain Wallace of Chestnut Hill Outdoors about the benefits, drawbacks and differences between the use of sawtooth oak vs chestnut trees for wildlife on your land. Iain will explain the length of time for acorn production, maturation, climate and maintenance requirements, and the history of the Chestnut / Dunstan Chestnut. Happy hunting, be safe out there, and enjoy the show!

 

 

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As a landowner, it is important to know what your land is worth. You may find yourself asking the questions like,  “how much is my land worth today,” “how much is my land worth per acre,” “how much is timberland worth,” “what is my farmland worth,” “how much is agricultural land worth,” and other such questions. Many factors go in to determining the value of land and seeking out the wisdom of experts is a great place to find the answers to your questions.

Each week, on the Huntin’ Land Podcast, we will bring in various experts to help provide answers to the important questions landowners have.

 

Sawtooth Oak Vs Chestnut Trees for Wildlife

How long does it take for a sawtooth to begin to produce acorns?

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– How long does it take for a Chestnut to produce?

How much mast will a sawtooth produce once mature?

– How does that compare to Chestnuts?

When does a sawtooth oak typically drop?

When does a chestnut typically drop?

Has there been any research into the palatability of sawtooth or other types of acorns vs chestnuts for
wildlife?

Are there any other differences between these two trees that wildlife managers should know?

– climate
– life span

History of the Chestnut / Dunstan Chestnut

When is the best time to plant for those who are interested, where can they go to find Chestnut Hill Trees for Wildlife?

 

This week’s show has been brought to you by Joe Baya and Clint Flowers, members of the top producing team at National Land Realty, the fastest growing and most innovative land brokerage in the nation. With hunting season right around the corner and interest rates at historic lows, now is a great time to be buying or selling land. If you want to learn more, shoot us an email at pros@landhuntin.com or call us at 855-NLR-LAND.

 

Ep 124: Sawtooth Oak Vs Chestnut Trees For Wildlife

 

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Tune in each week as we bring in various experts to help provide answers to important land owner questions like, “how much is my land worth today,” “how much is my land worth per acre,” “how much is timberland worth,” “what is my farmland market worth,” “how much is agricultural land worth,” and other such questions. Many factors go in to determining the value of land and seeking out the wisdom of experts is a great place to find the answers to your questions.


 

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