What is a Rick of Firewood?

A rick of firewood is a measure in which it is sold. It is a difficult thing to measure, as wood pieces vary so much in size. There’s also no reasonable way to weigh the wood. Therefore they’ve developed a method of measuring by dimension. A rick is 8 feet wide and 4 feet high. There is a standard measure of a ‘stick’ which is similar to a ‘hand’ in horsemanship, its a standard measure known to those who handle wood.You can find more information here: