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Latest Emerald Ash Borer Information

Map of US EAB Infestation

Posted by Ron Wolford -

The USDA has released the latest map of the emerald ash borer infestation in the United States. Currently infestations have occurred in Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, Michigan, Missouri, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Virginia, West Virginia and Canada....

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Promise to Stop the Beetle

Posted by Ron Wolford -

There's no time to waste. The Emerald Ash Borer beetle has already destroyed millions of ash trees. Help us protect the forests—and stop the beetle. Promise you won't move firewood. For More Information >>>...

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Updated Listing of EAB Infestations in Illinois

Posted by Ron Wolford -

The latest listing of confirmed EAB infestations in Illinois can be found at http://www.agr.state.il.us/eab/data/200811182203.pdf ....

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Firewood Couple

Reduce EAB Spread: Use Local Firewood

Posted by Ron Wolford -

Many people enjoy the glow of the fireplace during the holiday season and many people use wood as a heating source during the fall and winter in Illinois. Firewood can be purchased from individuals, dealers or retail stores or cut by the user. But, early winter weather such as last year can reduce the accessibility for many people to cut their own firewood. With the presence of Emerald...

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EAB Spreading South in Indiana

Posted by Ron Wolford -

The emerald ash borer was recently found in Brown and...

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EAB in Aurora

Posted by Ron Wolford -

An infestation of the emerald ash borer was recently confirmed by the Illinois Department of Agriculture in...

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