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Problem Pests in the West

Invasive insects have been hitting the West Coast hard over the past few years. The Polyphagous and Kuroshio Shot Hole Borers have been attacking more than 300 species of trees between San Diego and San Luis Obispo Counties, killing hundreds of thousands. Arborjet has been working on this since 2012 in the Pasadena area. These […]

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A Year in Review

By Russ Davis, Arborjet President and COO 2016 was another strong growth year for Arborjet as we continued to help our customers protect our urban and natural forests. New invasive insects are finding their way here and our expanded customer base puts cities in a position to fight back from Maine to Hawaii. Our continued […]

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Arborjet’s Gift Continues to Give

More than 3 years ago, Arborjet was called in to look at some trees located at a prominent government operated Cemetery. These very large trees, lined the graves of brave service men and women. Their destruction would have devastated this sacred site. Arborjet quickly realized that the time for processing a request through government channels […]

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Taking Root and Giving Thanks

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, Arborjet’s third annual class of “Taking Root” College Scholarship recipients will be headed home to celebrate with friends and family. It seems the perfect time to recognize the accomplishments of these new members of our Arborjet family tree as they start on the path to careers in the arboriculture […]

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TCI Expo Wrap-Up From Baltimore, MD

Jeff Palmer, Arborjet’s Upper Midwest Regional Technical Manager made the trip to Baltimore for his first TCI Expo. We caught up with Jeff to find out what he thought of the show! On the Overall Experience: “All in all it was a good show. It was busiest on the first day but steady throughout. I […]

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Treating the Largest Ash Tree in North America

Over ten years ago, Arborjet’s Regional Technical Manager, Joe Aiken along with Arborjet adopted the largest ash tree in North America. The gargantuan tree is located on a private residence, north of Travers City, Michigan. “It is 88 inches in diameter and when you see pictures you realize how big that is,” said Aiken. “We […]

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New Report on the U.S. Biobased Products Industry’s Economic Impact

An exciting new report was released earlier this month entitled, “An Economic Impact Analysis of the U.S. Biobased Products Industry: 2016 Update”. This fascinating report from the U. S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) shows how the U.S. biobased industry continues to grow and generate substantial economic activity and jobs in the United States. Report Origins […]

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Arborjet Protects Plants from Drought

  According to preliminary data released by NASA on Monday September 12, 2016, this past August was the warmest month on record. According to the data, this has been the hottest summer on earth’s Northern hemisphere. Now, more than ever, we need to protect our plants from drought. When considering the future of your garden, […]

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