Treat Your Trees For Emerald Ash Borer Now!

If you have ash trees on your property, it is imperative that you have them inspected NOW to see if they should be treated for emerald ash borer (EAB). This invasive species has killed hundreds of millions of ash trees in the United States and cost municipalities and property owners [...]

Bore Me No More! Recognizing & Managing Damage From Boring Insects

Did you know that there are over 600 species of boring insects in the United States? With so many species, both native and invasive, it’s important to keep your trees healthy to prevent them from doing irreversible damage. Common wood-boring beetles in Missouri include:

Fungal Diseases Of Trees And How To Prevent Them

Fungi in trees come in many shapes and sizes. Fungi like mushrooms are a natural—and even healthy—part of our environment, as they help break down decomposing organic materials. These materials in turn release carbon, oxygen, nitrogen, and phosphorus into the soil and the atmosphere.

Tree Services To Consider This Fall

Fall is a great time of year to have your trees inspected to identify and issues and prescribe treatments. Treatments might include service such as pruning, limb support, tree removal, or preventive treatments for insects and disease and promoting plant health care. Up Next: Do Anti-Desiccant Treatments Really Work? Here [...]

Why Do Trees Change Color In The Fall?

Autumn is here and that means we are eagerly waiting for the trees to change into those brilliant fall colors. In Missouri, road trips to see these beautiful reds, oranges, and purples are popular with locals and tourists alike. Up Next: The Best Trees To Plant For Fall Color In [...]