Hard maple and oak have about 23 million Btu per cord, woods like aspen and basswood average about 16 million Btu per cord, and conifers like jack or red pine will be 12 million Btu or lower.
A widespread outbreak has put much of that country under quarantine while thousands of animals are being destroyed. An immediate ban was imposed on animal products being imported into the United States from Britain.
The 14th Ohio Beef Expo will be held March 16-18 at the Ohio Expo Center in Columbus.
Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur will keynote the first Conference on CLOUT (Cooperation and Linking Offer Unbeatable Transactions) March 16-17 on the campus of Iowa State University.
Ohio Heritage Area Program announces eight matching grants totaling $100,000 for planning, development, and marketing.
A three-day program provideing 25 hours of intensive training in woodland management will be offered in Noble County.
Ohio Consumers’ Counsel alerts consumers about the hazards of variable rate offers.
Top bulls from Pennsylvania’s Bull Testing Program will be sold March 30 as a part of Pennsylvania’s annual Beef Expo.
The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency will hold a public hearing March 13 to accept comments about the draft permit for the DeVries Dairy Farm, a proposed operation of 2,500 cows in Marion County.
The Pennsylvania Junior Cattlemen’s Association will hold it 11th annual junior steer and heifer preview show at the Pennsylvania Beef Expo at the Penn State Ag Arean in State College.
The Pennsylvania Holstein Association held its annual awards banquet during the association’s annual convention Feb. 21-23.
The Mariners” Museum at Newport News, Va., will have Women and the Sea on exhibit from March 17 through Jan. 6, 2002.
Ed Ballard, animal systems educator from the University of Illinois, and a host of diverse Ohio producers will speak at Ohio Forage and Grasslands Council annual conference March 2.
A new bill has been introduced to complete the unfinished business of the 1996 farm program.
Producer awards presented at the 2001 Ohio Pork Congress Feb. 8-9.
Antique consultants Gus Knapp and Nancy Kalin and 35 dealers will be at the Antiques in Canton Show and Sale sponsored by the Museum Guild of the Canton Museum of Art.
Communication between parents and teens presents challenges for both. “Your goal as a parent should be to love and communicate,” said an adolescence-development specialist.
Farm economists told Congress to get ready for the fourth consecutive year of record low commodity prices.