Wednesday, February 04, 2009

>Update< Author Kyle Beachy and his book "The Slide"

Picture credit Chad Grifith
Kyle Beachy will discuss and sign copies of The Slide at Left Bank Books in the Central West End (399 North Euclid Avenue; 314-367-6731 or on Thursday, February 5, at 7 p.m. Click here to read a great article about Kyle by Ben Westhoff, Riverfront Times - St-Louis, MO. February 02, 20098 at 4:55pm.

Dr. Roger Beachy Donald Danfrort Plant Center

A group of scientists are endorsing the use of biodiesel and encouraging their peers to add their support, according to information from the National Biodiesel Board (NBB). Bob Myers, a founder and director of the Thomas Jefferson Agricultural Institute, called for participation in "Scientists for Biodiesel" at the National Biodiesel Conference and Expo in San Francisco CA. Joining Myers in the appeal is ROGER BEACHY of the Donald Danfroth Plant Science Center. Click to read the article in the Modern Bulk Transporter - Houston TX Feb 3, 2009 12:08 PM

O.A. Peachey & Sons Myerstown PA.

An unidentified employee of Forest Regeneration Services of Lawn walks past dead trees marked for harvest along a trail in Governor Dick Park in a Jan. 6 photo. (Earl Brightbill / Lebanon Daily News)
Controversial logging to begin at Governor Dick
The sound of chain saws and heavy machinery will soon disturb the winter quiet in Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick as loggers begin the controversial job of removing several thousand trees killed by repeated gypsy-moth defoliations. The logging will be done by O.A. PEACHEY & Sons of Myerstown, top bidder for the timber, said Chuck Allwein, a member of the park’s board of directors. Details on the bid, including the amount PEACHEY offered for the wood, will be released at the next board meeting on Feb. 19, he said. Click to read the article by John Latimer Staff Writer, Lebanon Daily News Updated: 02/03/2009 12:06:39 PM EST