Spring Tree Care Checklist: Prepare in 3 Phases March 9, 2016
Envision the moment when snow and ice slowly start to melt away from your landscape. The time sun peaks through after a stint of gloomy skies. Or, the day you can walk outside to soak up the fresh aroma of newly sprouted plants.
We’ll bet you’re ready for spring. We know we are!
Now is the time to make sure your trees are just as prepared. Follow the phases of spring tree care below to boost tree nutrients and strength for a healthy growing season.Read More
4 Reasons Why You Should Thank Your Trees This Thanksgiving November 24, 2015
Thanksgiving is only two days away.
While prepping the Thanksgiving feast, it’s easy to concentrate on your holiday to-do list.
Let’s take a minute to step back and focus on all we’re thankful for.Read More
OAKtober and the 100 Oaks for 100 Years Initiative November 16, 2015
The mighty oak, known for its longevity and stunning canopy, received a bit more attention last “OAKtober,” a month dedicated to rebuild the oak population from the ground up.
Richmond Burton High School in Illinois secured a ComEd Green Region grant for $10,000 to kick-off McHenry County Conservation District’s 100 Oaks for 100 Years initiative to plant 100 oaks in one mid-October weekend.
Shawn Kingzette, district manager at Northwest Chicago R/C office, was asked to join the tree planting project after a McHenry County Conservation District employee heard Kingzette discuss the decline of oak trees in the area during his radio segment called “Tree Talk” on the Harvard Community radio station.Read More
Reduce Winter Damage: Prep Trees for Winter with the Fall Four October 14, 2015
While savoring each moment of the crisp autumn air, take time to prep for the coming winter.
By readying your trees for winter, they better withstand snow storms. With fewer fallen branches and limbs this winter, your home and your car will be safer.
Not to mention, your trees are quite the investment, too! Discover exactly how much your trees are worth here.Read More