Storing lumber


Just got my hands on about 1000 BF of old growth fir off of a 1930's farm shed. Shiplap 7". problem is that I need to store it outside. This stuff has been weathered for the past 70+ years so thats not a problem. can i store it on it's long edge ie IIIIIIIIIIIIIIII or should I store it flat with spacers? i'm worried about potential twist. thanks
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Mcgyver asks:

Flat, use stickers NO MORE than 24" apart. Cover top (sheet metal roofing works well) and weight with cement blocks.
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One other suggestion, make sure the ground you store it on is flat, if you don't your wood will take the shape of the incline/twist in the ground.
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