Insect Infestations

Environment-Friendly Tree Care Methods

Today, the environment is an important factor to be taken into consideration when caring for trees. While traditional tree care methods may still be applied, it’s essential to employ environmentally friendly techniques that don’t have a negative impact on the planet or harm local ecosystems....

Leafroller Tree Infestations

Leafroller tree infestations are a serious problem facing trees in North America. These small, caterpillar-like insects can cause extensive damage to trees, shrubs, and other plants by skeletonizing leaves, boring into stems and branches, and webbing leaves together. Leafrollers can also transmit...

Tree Vigor & Vitality

Why do some trees flourish and others struggle to survive?  Can anything be done about the health and well-being of trees? The answer is yes! Here are two concepts that go a long way to explaining tree health. The vitality or vigor of a tree is the ability of a tree to withstand...

Spring Clean Up

Spring Clean Up

It begins with mowing and cleaning up the debris left over from the previous seasons.  Although several spring clean-up tasks require 50 degrees or better, mowing does not. Right after all the snow melts, grass that survived winter begins growing.  Make sure your mower...

Tree Inspection Prior to Purchase

Tree Inspection Prior to Purchase

Hiring a professional tree company to inspect trees on a property before you buy it is always a good idea. If there are trees with issues or illnesses, the inspection could make the difference between stopping or going through with a purchase. The house...

Brood X Is Coming

Brood X is Coming

They are coming, trillions of the seventeen-year Cicadas known as Brood X or the Great Eastern...

The Spotted Lanternfly is Back ….Again

In all honesty, the spotted lanternfly didn’t really ‘go away’ nor is it ‘back’. It however is birthing more of its own in egg masses, and then nymphs are emerging and growing; so therefore now it is an ever-growing problem. This is not just for trees like fruit and hardwoods, but also...