TAG: tree care

Arborjet to treat historic trees at Elm Bank

June 7, 2019By

Arborjet, a tree and plant health care company, will be treating historic trees at The Gardens at Elm Bank, Wellesley, Mass., on June 11. read more

Earthquake intros 5-ton electric log splitter

May 7, 2019By

Earthquake introduced a new 5-ton electric log splitter. The unit is equipped with two side catch trays, which can catch and hold split logs. The stand positions the splitter at waist height, offering comfort and safety for the operator, according to the company. The handle and two wheels are compact and make the unit easy to move and store, according to... read more

Vermeer adds SC70TX stump cutter

April 30, 2019By

Vermeer introduced the SC70TX stump cutter, equipped with SmartSweep, as an addition to its professional tree care equipment product line. read more

Husqvarna launches new forestry, tree care chainsaws

March 12, 2019By

Husqvarna launched a line of chainsaws including two new 70cc saws, two redesigned 50cc saws, a gas-powered tree care saw, some new equipment essentials and expanded its line of X-Cut chainsaw chains. read more

One industry veteran’s take on proper plant installation

May 7, 2018By
soil with well-defined horizons. Photo: John Palmer

As John Palmer has moved into his second career as a landscaper, he’s focused much of his attention on tree and shrub installations—and the poor planting practices that have become the norm. More than 15 years of experience as an arborist led Palmer, an International Society of Arboriculture Certified Arborist and owner of PlanetCare Landscape & Arboricultural Services in Lakewood,... read more

The benefits of partnering with a consulting arborist

March 19, 2018By
Photos: Micah Pace

Professional landscape management companies, especially those that focus on large estates, commercial properties and high-end clientele, understand that trees don’t simply represent another management task or responsibility. Trees are the largest, most obvious and most valuable asset on any property—or at least they can be. Property managers for both residential and commercial properties are increasingly required to do more with... read more