TAG: pruning

Bahco releases new line of pruning tools

July 30, 2019By
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Bahco, a Snap-on Industrial brand, released a new line of extended reach pruning tools to safely and efficiently prune trees and other shrubs. read more

SafetyWatch: Pruning know-how

April 23, 2019By

 Pruning trees or shrubs can be performed at any time during the year. Landscape pros can perform pruning if branches are in the way or if a tree or shrub has outgrown its space and poses a threat to things around it. Pruning also can involve: Trimming back small tree branches (the size that can be cut with handheld... read more

Download: How to prune young trees

February 17, 2015By

Featured is a PDF version of the February 2015 Step by Step on “How to prune young trees” for use in company training efforts. Click here to download.   read more

Step by Step: How to prune young trees

February 17, 2015By

You may want to offer a young tree pruning service to add value to maintenance accounts. To promote plant health and appearance, it’s important to prune trees two to three years after planting (only remove dead or broken limbs on newly planted trees). If you correctly prune a young tree, it will grow into a healthy, mature tree that won’t... read more

Bartlett adds Los Angeles location, acquires Finch Tree

November 18, 2013By

With the acquisition of Finch Tree Surgery, Bartlett Tree Experts, headquartered in Stamford, Conn., fueled its California expansion to include the Los Angeles metro area. Located in San Gabriel, Finch Tree is Bartlett’s seventh operation in the state—it also has offices in the Bay Area and Santa Barbara. “Finch Tree is known for exceptional pruning work,” said James Ingram, Bartlett... read more

How to hire an arborist

December 16, 2011By

Protect your clients from winter damage. During the winter, deciduous trees are bare. With their entire branch structure visible, it becomes much easier to identify weak branch connections, cracks in limbs, inferior crossing limbs and dead wood. Pruning to remove these branches in winter can avoid serious future damage while improving the health and strength of trees. The cold climate... read more