Joe Starkey

to provide private landowners with the knowledge and tools to accomplish their management objectives in a cost efficient and effective mannner, and to properly train the next generation of foresters. 

Our consulting foresters and forestry service crew members serve private landowners, organizations, and government agencies in Illinois, Missouri, Kentucky and Indiana. 

We specialize in:

  • preparing forest management plans,
  • timber sale administration,
  • acquiring cost share assistance, and
  • providing forestry contracting services. 

Our forestry services include:

  • forest stand improvement,
  • invasive species control,
  • tree planting,
  • prescribed burning,
  • forest management plans, and
  • timber sales. 

Long Forestry practices Sustainable Forestry, which involves managing the forest to meet the current objectives of the landowner while leaving the appropriate resources in place for future generations.  Sustainable forestry looks decades into the future and considers all aspects of the forest resource when management decisions are being made. 

Long Forestry is committed to providing forest landowners with innovative management techniques using recent research results and the newest technology; as well as access to Cost Share sources that they need to accomplish their goals for their property.


Contact Joe Starkey

Contact Joe Starkey

Long Forestry Consultation
94 Curtis Street
Jerseyville, Illinois  62052
Phone: 618-639-8733


Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Kentucky
  • Missouri