Summary of Financial Benefits of Seedlings Products*

*all figures are estimated

Estimated Growth, Yield and Financial Results of Planting Bareroot Seedlings By Genetic Products

Product MAI* Total Yield BLV Revenue:
Thinning
Revenue:
Clearcut
Plantation Marginal
tons/acre/yr tons/acre $/acre $/acre $/acre IRR (%)** IRR (%)***
2nd Gen 8.1 178 $747 $652 $2,445 11.0% Base
OP-A 8.5 188 $843 $707 $2,612 11.4% 23.7%
OP-S 8.9 195 $902 $746 $2,724 11.6% 19.6%
OP-E 9.2 202 $961 $785 $2,839 11.8% 18.0%
MCP-A 9.6 222 $1,109 $1,022 $3,327 11.8% 14.1%
MCP-S 10.1 221 $1,206 $969 $3,390 12.2% 14.3%
MCP-E 10.8 237 $1,348 $1,079 $3,655 12.5% 14.3%
VAR (Varietals) 11.1 255 $1,505 $1,563 $3,986 12.3% 13.6%

* Mean Annual Increment (MAI) i.e., growth rate,   at harvest age
**Internal Rate of Return (IRR) on all costs and revenues for a plantation forest
***Marginal IRR is the return on the additional money invested on the product vs 2nd Gen