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Ash Lumber Demand

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From: jimmy fryer
urbana, IL
Hello, I would like to know if there is a market for white or green ash lumber that has not been affected by the EAB?

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From: Jay Hayek
Extension Specialist, Forestry
Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences
Greetings Jimmy:

Despite the Emerald Ash Borer menace, ash lumber is still in demand, though overall hardwood lumber demand is down due to the housing and financial crisis.

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