Trees | Living the Country Life


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

Tree and Shrub Care

Be sure you have the right tools to keep your plants in their best...
Lilacs are happy when they're cut back
Give them some TLC before they start their show
Pruning can be tricky, so take the proper precautions
Proper, consistent pruning maintains healthy production

More About Trees

By late summer the leaves on most trees look like they’ve seen better...
The mature trees on your property might be worth some money
Spring is here! Now let's get to work!
Trees can make great fence posts
Native trees are what bees and butterflies prefer

Latest Blogs

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