Utah State University Extension
You woudn’t sell a house without a contract – a timber sale needs a contract, too. Timber is a valuable commodity. If you are a private landowner planning to sell timber, make sure you protect your interests, and those of the purchaser, by using a written contract.
Daniels, Barbara; McAvoy, Darren; and Kuhns, Michael R., "Preparing a Timber Sale Contract" (2012). All Current Publications. Paper 1217.