Molpus Woodlands Group Purchases 117,773 Acres in East Texas and Northwest Louisiana

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 29, 2022 Jackson, Mississippi—The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC (Molpus), a timberland investment management organization headquartered in Jackson, Mississippi, has, on behalf of a client, successfully purchased approximately 117,773 acres of timberland in east Texas and northwest Louisiana from clients of Manulife Investment Management.     Located in eight counties in east Texas […]

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Molpus Woodlands Group Announces New President and Enhancements in Its Senior Leadership Team

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 27, 2022 Jackson, Mississippi—The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC (Molpus) today announced Terrell Winstead will become Molpus’s new President on August 1, 2022.  Bob Lyle, Molpus’s current President, will transition from day-to-day management but will continue to serve Molpus as Special Advisor to the President, as well as continuing to serve as […]

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Molpus Woodlands Group Publishes 2021 Annual Sustainability Report

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 28, 2022 Jackson, Mississippi—The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC published its first annual sustainability report today. This report signals our commitment to becoming a signatory to the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI). The PRI is the world’s leading proponent of responsible investment. “As institutional investors, Molpus strives to be a reliable, […]

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  • Ethics Commission to Meet at Molpus Historic Site

    Jackson, Mississippi – The Mississippi Ethics Commission (“Commission”) will hold its June meeting on the historic grounds of the Molpus Timberlands Management, LLC (“Molpus”) offices in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. The Commission, which usually meets at the Jackson Commission office, has decided to hold some of its regular meetings around the state as part of a continuing […]

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  • Molpus Woodlands Group Announces the Acquisition of 14,280 Acres in East Texas

    Jackson, Mississippi – The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC (Molpus), a timberland investment management organization (TIMO) headquartered in Jackson, Mississippi, announced today on behalf of a client the successful purchase of approximately 14,280 acres in East Texas for a purchase price of $18,421,200.00.  This property was purchased from Cambium Corrigan Limited Partnership, an entity of Cambium […]

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  • Molpus Woodlands Group Announces the Closing of 124,521 Acre Transaction

    Jackson, Mississippi – The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC (Molpus), a timberland investment management organization (TIMO), headquartered in Jackson, Mississippi, has announced today, on behalf of a client, the successful purchase of a major tract of timberland, approximately 124,521 acres. Molpus acquired these acres from Rock Creek Capital, who purchased the acres from International Paper Company […]

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  • Molpus Timberlands Management’s Ruth Cook Receives Award

    Contact:  Michael R. Cooper, Molpus Woodlands Group, 601.948.8733, ext. 21 Mississippi Forestry Association (MFA) honored Ruth Cook of Hattiesburg, with the MFA 2009 President’s Citation Award. MFA presented the award at the Awards Breakfast, part of the 2009 Annual Meeting in Tupelo. The President’s Citation Award is given to an individual that provides special assistance […]

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  • Molpus Featured in Pensions & Investments Article

    Contact: Michael R. Cooper, Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC, 601-948-8733 ext. 21 January 29, 2010 In the January 11, 2010 edition of Pensions & Investments, Dick Molpus, president of The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC, is featured concerning the growth of timberland investing in 2010 and the recent decrease in timberland pricing.  In the article “Investors Are […]

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  • Land Acquisition Extends Cumberland Trail

    Contact:  Michael R. Cooper, Molpus Woodlands Group, 601.948.8733, ext. 21  CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – The Trust for Public Land (TPL) is helping the state of Tennessee extend the Cumberland Trail corridor another 19 miles, while protecting priority land for the public with the purchase of a key tract in the trail’s development, TPL announced Sunday. TPL bought […]

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