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Tree Benefits

Poet Joyce Kilmer wrote, “I think that I shall never see, A poem lovely as a tree.” You don’t have to be a romantic, however, to appreciate trees…or shrubs…or even perennials. It’s said that beauty is only skin deep. That’s true for trees, too. When you strip away the bark (figuratively, of course), you find […]

Trees Have More Value Than Just Looking Nice

We all know the obvious value of trees – they look nice, provide shade, supply us with fruit and nuts. However, trees also have other values that we may never think of, but they are extremely important to us, possibly even more important than the obvious values. The International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) has identified […]