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5905 Old Lohman Rd.

Jefferson City, Mo.
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Mon - Fri. 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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5905 Old Lohman Rd.

Jefferson City, Mo.
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Mon. - Fri. 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Saturday & Sunday CLOSED
How do trees survive winter?

How do trees survive winter?

Trees are plants, and as you know plants need nutrients, water, and sunlight to live, grow and thrive. But what happens to trees in the frigid cold of a Midwest winter? You can’t just pick up a tree and move it indoors (usually), so it must weather the cold and come...
Preparing Your Trees for Winter

Preparing Your Trees for Winter

Missourians are all too familiar with the changing weather patterns. It can be 0°F one day and 70°F the next. These fluctuating temperatures can be especially hard on trees. Here you’ll find some reasons to winterize and tips to give your trees the best chance at...
Mulch: How, Why and What Not to Do

Mulch: How, Why and What Not to Do

Creating a mulch ring around a newly planted or young tree is the single best practice that can be done to ensure the health of the tree, as well as encourage proper growth. Research shows that, over time, a mulch ring placed 3-6 feet around a tree can nearly double...
Save the Bees, Save the Trees!

Save the Bees, Save the Trees!

Bees. We see them all the time. We sometimes run from them for fear of a sting, but these tiny insects are vitally important to humanity! Did you know that bees pollinate 85% of the planet’s flowering plants and 35% of the crops we eat? These little guys are...

Automotive/Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Employment Type: RegularJob Type: Full TimeEducation Level Required:  High School Diploma / GEDWork Experience Required: 2 years (Preferred)Travel Expectations: 0-10% Overview: We are currently seeking an experienced Automotive/Heavy Equipment Mechanic to join our...
Caring For Your Tree’s Roots

Caring For Your Tree’s Roots

Trees, like any plant, require healthy roots to live and thrive. The roots play a vital role in the overall health and stability of any tree on your property. It is important to ensure that these roots are well cared for, so that your trees can continue to grow and...
What To Do If a Tree Falls on Your Home

What To Do If a Tree Falls on Your Home

It’s that time of year again… storm season. Thunderstorms, torrential rains, high winds, and sometimes even tornadoes put considerable stress on your trees and open the possibility to damage of your home from falling limbs or toppling trees. While it’s not a fun...
How to Spot a Dangerous Tree on your Property

How to Spot a Dangerous Tree on your Property

Dead, dying or damaged trees are a huge concern for homeowners across the board. Not only is damage to your own property a worry, but the fear of the liability if your tree were to fall and damage a neighbor’s property or even hurt someone, can be stressful, costly...
Hiring an Arborist

Hiring an Arborist

An arborist, by definition, is an individual trained in the art and science of planting, caring for, and maintaining individual trees. Arborists are knowledgeable about the needs of trees and are trained and equipped to provide proper care. Why hire an arborist? Your...
Spring Tree Checklist

Spring Tree Checklist

Spring is the perfect time to take care of your trees and set them up for a healthy growing season! These simple steps will help ensure that your trees stay healthy, provide shade, and produce fruit for your family this year. Z Assess your tree’s overall health....