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Arborjet Formulas Wipe Out Oak Worms

There are several caterpillars that feed on oaks including the California oak worm and the tussock moth. Both of these feed on oak leaves, primarily in the spring, but can be active as second generation insects in the early summer or early fall. Leaves will appear skeletonized in the early stages and then completely consumed […]

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Preserving History at Stevens-Coolidge Place in No. Andover, MA

Last month, the Stevens-Coolidge Place in No. Andover, MA had eleven trees treated for Winter Moth pro bono with donated labor and materials from Arborjet and Downer Brothers Landscaping, Inc. The Trustees of Reservations estate has also treated their historic ash tree to protect it from Emerald Ash Borer in an effort to preserve the […]

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Stop Polyphagous Shot Hole Borer with TREE-äge®

Polyphagous shot hole borer (PSHB) is an exotic ambrosia beetle that was first detected in 2003 in Southern California and only recently was found to be killing several species of trees. The “ambrosia” name refers to a symbiotic fungus that is carried by the female in special organs in her mouth parts. The fungus is […]

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Downer Bros. Inc. Save Oldest Ash Tree in No. Andover with TREE-äge®

Earlier this month Arborjet attended the treatment of the oldest ash tree in North Andover, Massachusetts by Downer Brothers Landscaping, Inc. The historic tree was injected with TREE-äge® Insecticide to protect it from the deadly Emerald Ash Borer (EAB). Who are the Downer Bros? Downer Brothers Landscaping, Inc. began in the early 80’s as a […]

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EAB & Fond du Lac, Wisconsin

Last month, the City of Fond du Lac, Wisconsin confirmed it’s first ash tree infested by the Emerald Ash Borer. A large number of public and private trees within the Fond du Lac community are ash trees. The city has been preemptively removing ash trees for years to prepare for the inevitable infestation. Now that […]

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Reading PA to Protect Ash Trees with TREE-äge

Emerald Ash Borer was confirmed in Pennsylvania in June 2007 and later identified in Berks County in April 2014. Now, thirty-one of the state’s 67 counties have confirmed infestations. After research and preparation, Reading is implementing a ten year plan to treat and save healthy curbside ash trees. Ongoing Inventories Last summer the city inventoried […]

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Max Yield Wrap-up: Seattle 2015

Kristin Nikodemski, Arborjet’s Product Marketing Manager recently shared her impressions from Max Yield’s 2015 Indoor Gardening Expo in Seattle. She revealed that everyone from Arborjet was pleased with the turn out and felt that it was a fantastic mixture of folks. The attendants came there for education and the level of interest was exciting. Instead of […]

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EAB Destroying Trees in Bucks County PA

Drew Slousky, ISA Certified Arborist and Arborjet Service Provider with Giroud Tree and Lawn, recently filmed Emerald Ash Borer damage in his area close-up. Decline of Local Ash The video focuses on views of exit wounds which are shown to be slightly longer than the tip of a pen. Other bleak indications of EAB devastation […]

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Customer Testimonial: A Pleasant Surprise!

Six months ago I noticed that the evergreen in my backyard was covered in small white powdery spots that I later identified as “scale”. I procrastinated with treatment until the pest progressed to where the tree’s appearance started to decline and I had little hope for its survival. I had to do something quickly. I […]

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Provider Endorsement: Michele Forry Landscapes, San Antonio, TX

Years ago, I considered removing trunk injection from my practice. Thankfully, I discovered Arborjet at one of our seminars and I have been using it exclusively ever since. I literally would not do trunk injection without your equipment. Michele Forry Michele Forry Landscaping Company

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