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Christmas Tree Preservation Tips

Christmas Tree Preservation Tips

When buying a tree, make sure it is fresh and the stems are pliable by bending the stems. Fresh tree stems will not break; they should spring back to shape. It is best to buy your tree at night, or on a wet and rainy day. This helps the tree not dry out on the…

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Watering Your New Tree

Watering Your New Tree

Mark Peterson, formerly of the Texas Forest Service and now with the San Antonio Water Department, was tasked with creating watering guidelines that would provide enough water for young trees to survive and grow, but not use any more water than necessary. Mark’s approach is what Fort Worth Arborist Co is sharing here. Simple, But Not…

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TCIA Chain Saw And Chipper Operator Specialist

TCIA Chain Saw And Chipper Operator Specialist

Presented by: Kristoffer Rasmussen Certified Arborist TX-3853ACTSP #01198 kristoffer.rasmussen@aol.com TCIA’s Tree Care Academy Chain Saw Specialist course is designed to train tree care employees in hazards, as well as accepted practices for chain saw operation and other associated tasks. TCIA’s Tree Care Academy Chipper Operator Specialist course is designed to train tree care employees in…

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Oak Wilt Prevention

Oak Wilt Prevention

Oak wilt disease has been identified in several areas within the Fort Worth. This deadly fungal disease attacks and kills live oaks and red oaks. The disease spreads quickly from tree to tree through root connections underground. Treatment before trees become infected is the best way to avoid losing valuable trees. Individuals wishing to speak…

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