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Money In The Bank...

When I look back on a lifetime (almost) of doing tree work, I…

Tree Musings

There are bee trees, and Bee Bee trees. Red, White and Blue Oaks,…

The Days of Yore...

I shudder to think of the climbing gear I started out with many…

The Cycle of Life...

Dr. Alex Shigo (Bless you, Alex) and I were having a conversation…

Casey P. Roland Tree Care

The toughest part about Casey P. Roland’s job is not climbing…

A License to Kill...

Can you name any occupation where a "licensed" professional can…

Thou Shalt Not Top Thy Tree…

What is the definition of “topping” a tree? Among various…

The Only One on Your Block Part Two...

Last month we tossed around a few options that while hard to…

Be The Only One On Your Block...

If you haven't noticed, almost all of the street tree plantings…

What Trees Mean to Me

Trees mean different things to different people. To some, a tree…

High Voltage Conductors, Trees and Power Lines

High voltage conductors, or power lines, have a right of way…

Off To A Good Start…

Whew! Winter is beyond us, for the most part, we hope... Planting…

Well-Behaved Trees Rarely Make History

My phone rang at about 2:00 a.m. many years ago. The voice on…

Trees on the Edge

Wow, trees in dispute are really making headlines lately! Let's…

Water Water Everywhere...

This time of year we probably don't think about the irrigation…