· Advocacy: MFA protects landowners from burdensome laws, taxes, and regulations. MFA’s full time lobbyist works to protect property rights and fight environmental over-regulation.
· Education: MFA provides resources to its members with the most up-to-date forestry information and educational materials.
o Tree Talk magazine
o Voice of Forestry e-newsletter
o MFA Legislative Bulletin
o Continuing Education opportunities
· Outreach: MFA educates the public on the social, ecological, and economic values of forestry and natural resources within our state.
o Teachers Conservation Workshops
o Wood Building Promotion programs
o Project Learning Tree
o Mississippi Children’s Museum
o County Forestry Associations
o Mississippi Museum of Natural Science
MFA is the only statewide organization that represents the entire value chain of forestry. Membership benefits include an online member directory, a reduced rate for Assured Partners liability insurance, a network of forestry professionals, as well as local business discounts.