Trees | Living the Country Life


Find tips and advice for planting trees on your acreage and keeping them healthy.

Latest Tree Stories

Be safe out there when trimming trees
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A reader asked and we have the answer.
Pruning can be tricky, so take the proper precautions
Proper, consistent pruning maintains healthy production

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Latest Blogs

Betsy's Backyard |
4/15/14 | 3:17 PM
We had torrents of rain over the weekend, but not before Bob sowed the oats (cultivated, more
Betsy's Backyard |
4/10/14 | 2:55 PM
When I got home from work last night, my husband, Bob, and son, Warren, were heading more