Arbor Day 2018

Happy Arbor Day!

Arbor Day 2018 is approaching, and it’s the perfect time to reflect on the importance of trees in our everyday lives and promote the planting and care of trees nationwide. For over 18 years, Arborjet has focused on developing environmentally sound technology to protect our trees. We’ve helped save tens of millions of trees from pests and diseases and have donated hundreds of thousands of dollars in grants and services to organizations dedicated to protecting urban trees.

This Arbor Day, we invite you to join us as we come together with arborists and enthusiasts across the country to protect our nation’s trees. See below for a list of events we’ll be taking part in near you.

 

Arbor Day Schedule of Events

April 21, 2018

Tree Planting in Santee Lakes Park, San Diego, CA

Arborjet will be taking part in Green Day at the Lakes in San Diego! Christy Richter will be assisting other volunteers with the proper tree planting method – so join us at the Santee Lakes Park from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM, no matter your tree planting experience!

 

April 21, 2018

Belle Isle Park Spring Cleanup in Detroit, MI

Arborjet’s Joe Aiken and the rest of the Arboriculture Society of Michigan Foundation will be cleaning up Belle Isle Park at 8:00 AM. Meet us at the Belle Isle Park Athletic Complex to join! Read more on the society’s ongoing project to restore the historical Belle Isle Saw Mill in our blog post here.

 

April 27, 2018

Pinchot Sycamore in Simsbury, CT

Arborjet will be donating treatments, in partnership with SavATree, to the largest tree in Connecticut! The beloved Pinchot Sycamore is estimated to be at least 200 years old, and we hope to ensure that it remains healthy for years to come!

 

April 27, 2018

Ornamental Workshop at Botanical Garden in St. Louis, MO

Arborjet’s South Central RTM, Emmett Muennink will be giving an expert presentation on the topic of Emerald Ash Borer during Ornamental Workshop at the Missouri Botanical Garden in St. Louis. Celebrate Arbor Day with us at this industry event, hosted by Syngenta.

 

April 27, 2018

“Create & Learn” Workshop at Create & Escape in Peabody, MA

Join Arborjet at Create & Escape to make your own personalized rustic flower box, while we partner with Northeast Nursery to conduct a hands on demonstration, sharing best practices in planting! 15% of the proceeds will be donated to Essex Agricultural and Technical High School in Danvers, MA. Tickets can be purchased here.

 

April 28, 2018

Waterfront Sycamore treatments in Newburyport, MA

Join Arborjet and Swazy & Alexander Landscaping, LLC. for the kick off of our Saving America’s Iconic Tree’s tour where we will be donating tree treatments in Newburyports downtown area. There will be a cookout and vedors to celebrate!

 

Trees We’ve Supported in the Past