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Hi there, my name is Neil. I am excited to share my knowledge about tree service with you all. My land is absolutely covered in fruit trees. Before I started providing the trees with regular care, they did not produce much fruit each year. I worked with a tree service professional to see if we could improve their yields across the board. My tree service professional eliminated pests and improved the health of my trees in a short span of time. The trees started producing fruit in abundance after that point. My site will explore the extreme level of care provided to trees by these dedicated professionals.


Talking About Tree Care Services

Tree Diseases And Care Techniques

by Fred Nelson

Proper fertilization and watering can ward off many diseases that hardwood and softwood tree varieties are noted for. The climate, the landscaping, and the actual tree species can make some trees more susceptible to fungi infections and other diseases that could compromise the longevity of a tree's life cycle. 

A Tree Arborist

An arborist is a classified tree treatment professional who often deals with the health of a tree and the prevention or mitigation of diseases. The climate where a tree is growing and the landscaping that surrounds a tree could influence the tree's health.

For instance, if a tree was overly-pruned during the autumn and then was exposed to frigid temperatures during the winter, these factors could influence how long it takes for a tree to heal. Many fungal infections are a direct result of the improper care of a tree. Burrowing insects can also pose a threat to the health of a tree. 

Tree Care Tactics

There are two ways to go about seeking care for trees. First, a property owner can develop a fertilizing, watering, and pruning plan that will coincide with a particular tree species' needs. Starting a care plan when a tree is a sapling is a great way to ensure healthy growth. If a property owner doesn't have the time to commit to the care of their trees, they can hire a tree specialist.

They may first want to hire an arborist to conduct an assessment of their trees. This assessment will determine the health of a tree and will undercover any diseases or other issues that could eventually compromise the life of a tree. An arborist may collect bark, twig, and leaf samples during their assessment. Next, they will outline a care routine that will bring a tree back to health.

They may advise that a tree undergoes a pruning session. Pruning dead and diseased branches is essential in restoring the health of a tree. Fallen leaves and twigs that rest by a diseased tree should be collected and removed from the property. This will prevent the spreading of disease.

A fertilizer may need to be added directly to the soil that surrounds a tree. A fertilizer product will supply a tree with the nutrients it needs to thrive. An arborist may recommend recurring tree inspections, pruning efforts, and fertilization sessions. These care tips will ensure that a tree remains beautiful year-round. 

Contact a local arborist to learn more about diseased tree repair.