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Root For Your Trees!

We are taught at a small age that the roots of a tree are very important. They provide nutrition, water, and stability. One can imagine that a large tree would have a quite substantial root network. And while the rate and expanse of root growth is different for all species, industry experts say that the [...]

May 2nd, 2018|

Monitoring: What You Don’t See Is What’s Gonna Get You!

Monitoring for insects and disease is an integral part of creating an effective Integrated Pest Management (IPM) program for your trees. However, it is equally if not more important to check your landscape for a number of cultural problems that will cause woody ornamentals to decline. These include soil problems (poor soil, compaction, contamination, etc.), [...]

March 20th, 2013|