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Tree Health

  • Here are pests besides the emerald ash borer that are harming trees
  • Help wanted: As the emerald ash borer spreads, cities seek contractors
  • Tree revitalization project flourishes in the wake of a damaging winter storm
  • Grow your business with plant health care

    Grow your business with plant health care

    Plant health care, often abbreviated to PHC, is an opportunity for tree care contractors to differentiate themselves and to grow their businesses. In fact, Mark Garvin, president of the Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA), called it “one of the strongest growth areas” in the tree care industry during a Vermeer podcast in 2015. “It’s really […]

  • 5 invasive pests tree care contractors need to know
  • How to plan for lost business caused by the emerald ash borer
  • Plan before you plant

    Plan before you plant

    Imagine that you arrive at your first appointment of the day and your customer eagerly comes bounding out the front door of the house to greet you. The customer enthusiastically directs you to plant the new tree right there because it will provide just the right amount of shade for the children to play during […]

  • Tech Tuesday: Purdue Tree Doctor

    Tech Tuesday: Purdue Tree Doctor

    Brandon M. Gallagher Watson Your phone or tablet can be a useful tool for identifying and diagnosing tree problems in the field. Here are a few apps that can be handy when asking the questions, “What the heck is that, and what the heck can I do about it?” Purdue Tree Doctor $1.99 iPhone Produced […]

  • Tech Tuesday: ID Weeds

    Tech Tuesday: ID Weeds

    Brandon M. Gallagher Watson Your phone or tablet can be a useful tool for identifying and diagnosing problems in the field. Here are a few tree care apps that can be handy when asking the questions, “What the heck is that, and what the heck can I do about it?” ID Weeds FREE iPhone/iPad, Android […]

  • Tech Tuesday: Forest Insect Pests in North America