Canadian Forest Service Publications
Forest tenant farming. 2004. Masse, S. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Laurentian Forestry Centre, Ste-Foy, Québec. Branching out, Number 11. 2 p.
Issued by: Laurentian Forestry Centre
Catalog ID: 25076
Series: Branching Out (LFC - Québec)
Availability: PDF (download)
Forest tenant farming is a management model that consists in allocating a parcel of land (tenant farm) to an individual (tenant farmer) who agrees to manage and operate it in a sustainable manner. In exchange, the tenant farmer shares the land's usufruct with the landowner, for example, by paying cutting rights for each square meter of wood that is sold.
Also available under the title:
La ferme forestière en métayage. L’éclaircie du Service canadien des forêts, Centre de foresterie des Laurentides. No. 11. (French)