Category: Caring for Yard & Street Trees

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The Tree Work Contract
A contract is the key to preventing misunderstandings and assuring the work is performed to the standards you expect. Most companies have their own fo...
Forestry, Natural Resources Natural Resources
Arbor Day and Forest Conservation Week
"Arbor" means "trees"...and Arbor Day is a day dedicated to trees. Many think of it as the "tree planting" holiday, but ...
Forestry, Natural Resources Natural Resources
Best Management Practices to Help Stop the Spread of Emerald Ash Borer in New Hampshire [rack card]
Natural spread of emerald ash borer (EAB) takes decades; human-assisted spread takes only hours.<br /> <br /> Following best management practices wi...
Forestry, Natural Resources, NH Bugs Natural Resources
Common Pests of New Hampshire's Trees and Forests
A collection of fact sheets for common insects and diseases of New Hampshire&#039;s trees and the forests of the Northeast. Insects and diseases can b...
Forestry, Natural Resources Natural Resources
Fertilizing Trees and Shrubs [fact sheet]
Why fertilize?<br /> <br /> Fertilizer provides a source of essential nutrients that plants need to grow normally and be healthy. Nutrients are also...
Fruit & Vegetable Crops, Agriculture & Gardens, Landscape Installation & Maintenance, Yard & Garden Agriculture & Gardens
Ice Resistant Tree Populations
Tree Features Influencing Ice Storm Susceptibility<br /> <br /> A number of characteristics increase a tree species’ susceptibility to ice storms: “...
Forestry, Natural Resources Natural Resources
Identifying Trees and Shrubs in New Hampshire
Our latest count shows 86 native tree species in New Hampshire. The exact number is hard to determine because some are rare, some are mostly found as ...
Forestry, Natural Resources, Yard & Garden Natural Resources
Invasive Plants
What is an invasive plant?<br /> <br /> An invasive plant is one that is not native to a particular ecosystem, whose introduction does or is likely ...
Forestry, Natural Resources, Yard & Garden Natural Resources
Landscape Trees and Their Susceptibility to Invasive Insects
In recent years several exotic insects have either entered NH or are nearby on our doorsteps <br /> <br /> Native plants have no natural defenses ag...
Landscape Installation & Maintenance, Agriculture & Gardens, Forestry, Natural Resources, Speaking for Wildlife, NH Bugs Agriculture & Gardens, Natural Resources
Large Tree Pruning and Care
(Adapted from the Nebraska Forest Service with permission).<br /> <br /> Storm damage to large trees can cause many problems. These problems can exi...
Forestry, Natural Resources, Yard & Garden Natural Resources