Within forestry it is important to create harvest roads through the forest to ensure ease of harvesting and also thinning. You thin the plantation in order to cut out the less valuable trees, so that the more valuable trees can grow faster and more in volume. The thinning operation will still yield return on your forest, so that you have income both short and long term.
Proper maintenance of the forest as well as the equipment ensures that you will have good yield from your forest. Equipment failure due to poor maintenance can be costly and reduce your yield. Repairs can be costly and downtime means that you are paying for non-productive work. With the equipment you also need to do proper maintenance of the tires as well. The tires are an integral part and will ensure that you can perform the forestry work even in tough conditions. If you have good harvester tires and good forwarder tires, then you can easily maneuver through rough terrain, without having to worry about tire failures that can cause unexpected downtime.
Scheduled equipment and tire maintenance will ensure that you limit any unforeseen downtime and keep the yield at a high level. Make sure to change the tires when they start to wear out, to avoid that the tyres crack or rupture. You will also have better grip with newer tires, so to not slow you down when you drive through the forest, regardless what weather conditions you might encounter. You can easily lose in productivity if you get stuck or the equipment are moving slower due that the tires can’t get sufficient grip and keep slipping.
When you have all the necessary pieces of the puzzle in place, you should be able to run a high yield profitable forestry business. With the forest being a renewable resource, you also need to think of all aspects of the environment. Good tires will have low rolling resistance to keep the fuel consumption and the environmental impact at a minimum, as well as ensuring that the tires that you purchase have been made by purified low aromatic oils, to ensure both a better environmental production process, but also the waste will be of lower impact once the tires have been worn out and needs to be recycled.