Prevent the spread of pests and diseases! Don’t move firewood!

As campers, hikers, and other outdoors people, we all want to enjoy the beauty of our forests and wilderness areas. But did you know that carelessness with firewood can have devastating repercussions on these cherished places?

6 ways you can start preparing your property for fall now

Fall is just around the corner! But before we can enjoy our hot drinks and fall weather, we need to start preparing our properties. Clean your gutters Before the leaves start turning and falling, take the time to clean your gutters if you haven’t done it yet. If you neglect [...]

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.

Take Advantage Of Hansen’s Green Waste Recycling This Year

Are you still holding on to those branches from the latest winter weather in your yard? Not sure what to do with your live Christmas tree? You feel bad about putting it in the trash, but surely there’s something better you can do with it? Up Next: 6 Landscaping Tips [...]

4 Tips For Creating Greener Communities

We are all looking for ways to be greener in our everyday lives, from composting food scraps, switching to energy-efficient windows and lighting, and water-saving toilets. But what about making our communities greener? Up Next: Hansen’s Takes Part In Missouri Bicentennial Landscaping Project Greener communities benefit all by reducing harmful [...]