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2014 Tax Tips
If you own woodlands you may want to view this publication to help you learn more about saving money.



Kentucky Forestry Economic Impact 2013-2014
Forestry participated in the 2014 Kentucky Agricultural Economic Outlook news conference. Click the title to see Dr. Stringer's presentation.


Selling Black Walnuts

If you are buying or selling black walnuts, check out the fact sheet by clicking the selling black walnuts tab.


Forestry Emerald Ash Borer
The state of Kentucky has issued a regional quarantine on ash products and hardwood firewood, click the above link to learn more. This link also provides fact sheets and information to loggers and those involved in the sale or purchase of ash timber and logs in Kentucky.

Woodland Owner Short Course
The Kentucky Woodland Owners Short Course (WOSC) has been developed to provide educational opportunities for the woodland owners of Kentucky. Click on the above link to learn more.


Pet Swing
Click here to watch a new pet swing project. Or here to read more.


Snake ID

Found a snake and not sure what it is? Click here to id it.


Maple Syrup
Interested in Maple Syrup? Read our lastest pubilcation, Have Maples, Will Sugar....



Kentucky Woodlands Magazine
Click the link about to read the most current issue of the Kentucky Woodlands Magazine.

Timber Theft and Trespass
Timber trespass is the unintentional harvesting and removal of timber. Timber theft can be criminally prosecuted as a felony and the owner having the timber stolen can seek restitution.Click on the above link to learn more.

Income Tax Deduction for Timber Casualty Loss
Timber damaged or destroyed by fire, ice, high wind, etc., are "casualty losses" and may allow timber owners to claim a deduction on their federal income tax returns.

Wood Industries Directories
Search our Primary and Secondary Wood Industries database or view a pdf of each publication.

New Publications
Click on this link for new publications.





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Nature and Outdoor Photography Blog
This blog focuses on outdoor and nature photography.  It will showcase the state of Kentucky, it's landscapes, habitats, wildlife, wildflowers and waterfalls. Black

Walnut Huller locations
Discover where the black walnut huller locations are in your area.

Ice Damage Information
Click the above link to learn more about dealing with ice damage to your trees and woodlands.


Ohio River Valley Woodlands and Wildlife Workshop
Click the above link to learn more about this workshop for woodland owners.

2008 Tax Tips for Woodland Owners
If you own woodlands you may want to view this publication to help you learn more about saving money.

Introduction to Internet Marketing
Want to learn how to market a product on the Internet? Click the link above to learn how.


Kentucky Forest Leadership Program

2008 Ohio River Valley Woodlands and Wildlife Workshop brochure

Forest Fires

The do's and don'ts of post-freeze tree and shrub care.

Spring Freeze and Kentucky Woodlands