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Branching Out Spring 2014 front page
Branching Out - Spring 2014. Branching Out is published quarterly by the University of Maryland Extension's Woodland Stewardship Education program. To subscribe, go to or email editor Andrew A. Kling at .More info

Wood Energy Facilities Tour

Wednesday, Mar. 12, 2014 (All day) to Thursday, Mar. 13, 2014 (All day)
Maryland Agriculture and Farm Park (staging site)
The use of wood chips to fuel biomass boilers to produce heat for institutional and commercial facilities is gaining increasing interest in Maryland. Unfortunately, clean burning wood technology is not well understood by facility managers, policymakers, local government officials, and other...

Maryland Wood Energy Coalition Conference

Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013 - 8:30am to 4:00pm
Sheraton Annapolis Hotel
The Maryland Wood Energy Coalition's 2013 conference will be held October 30th at the Sheraton Annapolis Hotel. The coalition is composed of agencies, organizations, businesses and others committed to advancing the responsible use of Maryland’s vast supply of woody biomass for clean, affordable...

Maryland Wood Stove Grant Program Getting Hot!

Pellet stove
Initial data from the Maryland stove rebate program show some very interesting and positive results. While more data will be coming, this should be useful for other rebate and change-out programs. Story with analysis and maps is here


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