Red Western Elite is a premium grade Ponderosa Pine wood pellet that delivers high heat, light fluffy ash, and minimal fines. Formerly known as Heartland, this premium wood pellet is shipped in from South Dakota and has been a customer favorite for many years. Routinely tested and inspected, Western Elite is a brand name you can depend on. This pellet produces 8500 BTU’s per lb, averages .3% ash content by weight and is slightly larger in diameter at 3/8″. Available in the 40 lb bag and 60 bag pallet (1.2 ton) with superior wrapping for outside storage.