Rate of Return Rankings

Black Walnut Timber Production:

Realistic Return: 8 to 10% (highly variable)


  • Weather
  • Theft
  • Infection
  • Growth rate isn’t fast enough


  • Relatively labor heavy years 1-4
  • Light labor years 5-40
  • Wood prices may go down


  • Wood prices may grow above inflation
  • Physical activity
  • Physical, nice alternative to normal securities
  • Nuts might provide a small boost to rate of return

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