Crimes against Trees.

Safety around large trees is important. Cutting heavy branches seems to make sense. But in the long run, the trees become even more hazardous to people and property when trees are topped.
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Thomas deHaas

New Year Brings Beginning of the 2023 Plant Phenology and Growing Degree Day Calendar

A staple in the Buckeye Yard and Garden Line (BYGL), The Plant Phenology and Growing Degree Day posts will continue to be a part of this year's Alerts. While there isn't a lot to report currently, the value of today's post shows that no matter where in Ohio you are from - north to south, or east to west - we all begin at zero. 
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Amy Stone

OK to prune OAKS. Now’s the time to schedule!

As we approach winter, and the Christmas season, here’s another thing to add to your list; Pruning your Oaks this Winter. There are several great reasons but the most important is to reduce the risk to your trees from contracting Oak Wilt. Let’s start with “What is Oak Wilt and why is now a good time to prune Oaks?”
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Thomas deHaas
Amy Stone