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10 Steps to a Happy, Healthy Christmas Tree
Location, location, location. Make sure you know exactly where you want to place the tree indoors. Measure the size of… read more
“Drop It Like It’s Hot” – Fall Leaf Drop
Do you ever wonder why the trees in your neighborhood begin to drop their leaves as the Fall season sets… read more
Firewood Safety Fact Sheet
Don’t cut firewood alone. If two heads are better than one, then two sets of hands are definitely better when… read more
Your Trees Are Hungry! Fall Feedings Can Help.
The giant plant from “Little Shop of Horrors” had it right when he yelled one specific command at the meek… read more
Scale: One Tiny Insect, Some Big Problems
There are a wide variety of insects out and about this time of year—bees, flies, mosquitoes, and ants are some… read more
Crepe Myrtle Bark Scale: Making Its Way In The Carolinas
Be on the lookout! In late July, an Arborist discovered Crepe Myrtle Bark Scale (CMBS) in Mooresville, NC. These creatures… read more
Beware the Emerald Ash Borer…
Nature works hard to protect itself. Trees have natural defense systems to protect themselves from disease or insect damage. Sometimes… read more
Preparing for Winter
As fall draws near, make sure you are preparing your landscape for the winter! Below is a list of what… read more
Dog Days of Summer
The Dog Days of Summer stretch from about July 3 to August 11. These days were named in early times… read more

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