Firewood Processing Workshop

DOVER-FOXCROFT, ME— Firewood Processing is the latest program in the You Can series.  It will be held Saturday, April 21st from 9:00 am- 11:00 am at Leaves ‘n Blooms Greenhouse, 1467 Bangor Road, Dover-Foxcroft. Cost is $10 and you can register through PVAEC by calling 564-6525 or online at

Even though times are tough, YOU CAN sustain your family. The Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative and the University of Maine Cooperative Extension have put together a series of workshops that will give you the skills to get started in self-sufficiency.

Thinking of augmenting your heat source with wood?  Not sure how to process the wood?  Join Pete Robinson at his farm for hands-on wood splitting and firewood cutting from a woodpile.  Pete Robinson has managed a woodlot for 20 years, and has been President of the Small Woodlot Owners Association of Maine (SWOAM) for several years.

UMaine Extension programs are open and accessible to all in accordance with program goal. Any person with a disability who needs accommodations for this program should contact Amanda Miles at 1-800-287-1491 to discuss their needs at least 10 days in advance.

For more than 90 years, University of Maine Cooperative Extension has supported UMaine’s land-grant public education role by conducting community-driven, research-based programs in every Maine County.