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Newly Released Seeding Study Shows Hydretain® Increases Seed Germination
September 1, 2021

Ocala, FL. Sept.1, 2021: Arborjet | Ecologel, a leader in plant health and water conservation is pleased to announce the results of a seeding study performed by Dr. Shelby Henning, while at the Department of Crop Sciences at the University of Illinois. The purpose of this trial was to determine if a single application of granular or liquid Hydretain® at the time of seeding results in enhanced survival and establishment of newly seeded turfgrass.

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Taking Root 2021 Scholarships Awarded
August 25, 2021

Woburn, MA. August 24, 2021: Arborjet, a leader in tree and plant health care is pleased to announce that it has awarded the 2021 Taking Root Scholarships to this year’s deserving recipients. Now in its eighth consecutive year, the program offers up to $10,000 in scholarship to students who plan to pursue full-time studies in forestry, plant sciences, horticulture, landscape architecture, entomology or a related major at an accredited two-or four-year college. This year, Arborjet will award scholarships to the following three deserving students:

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Arborjet to Treat Largest White Ash in the Country
June 8, 2021

June 9, 10:00 a.m.
100 Ridgedale Ave.
Madison, NJ

Arborjet, Inc. will be treating the largest ash in the country – “the white ash state champion,” located in Madison, NJ. The ash measures 21 feet and 3 inches circumference, 115 feet height and 111 crown feet, according to the New Jersey Forest Service Big Tree Registry. This will be the third treatment for the ash, which will receive an environmentally sound, trunk injection to protect against the highly invasive Emerald Ash Borer (EAB.) EAB is a bright metallic green beetle that feeds and breeds primarily on ash trees. A native of Asia, it has killed millions of trees in the U.S. and Canada since its discovery in 2002, and is regarded as one of the most destructive forest pests in North America.

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Arborjet Taking Root Scholarship 2021
May 5, 2021

May 5, 2021, Boston, MA: Now in its eighth consecutive year, Arborjet Taking Root Scholarship Program will award eligible applicants up to $10,000. Arborjet Inc. a leader in plant health care, announces the 2021 program will award scholarships to graduating high school seniors who plan to pursue a forestry related major and career (e.g. Urban Forestry, Plant Sciences, Horticulture, Landscape Architecture, Entomology, and Plant Pathology.)

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Arborjet Expanding Their Offering With The Supersonic Air Knife
May 3, 2021

May 3, 2021, Woburn, MA: Arborjet Inc. a leader in plant health, is excited to announce today the latest addition to its expanding offering of tools for arborists, landscapers and utilities – the Supersonic Air Knife, also known as SAK.

Thomas Hursen founded Supersonic Air Knife, Inc. over 25 years ago and obtained numerous patents on the technology. “It is with great confidence that we have now officially transferred all assets to Aborjet, Inc. who we are confident will continue to create and expand the SAK tools with the same high quality and attention to detail that our customers have come to expect. We are thankful to pass on our Supersonic Air Knife legacy to a company with such a strong reputation of innovation and environmental stewardship,” Hursen said.

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Arborjet Sets New Standard with AccuFlo Soil Injector ISD
April 22, 2021

April 16, 2021: Arborjet | Ecologel sets a new standard with the introduction of their new, soil injector, the AccuFlo Soil Injector ISD. The patent pending device is lighter, faster, and more accurate than other devices. This flexible system offers an ideal solution for applicators to precisely apply plant growth regulators, fertilizers, and more as a soil injection, but also as a soil drench or spray.

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New Study Shows Hydretain Results on Turfgrass Irrigated at 40% ET
March 12, 2021

 

March 11, 2021: Arborjet | Ecologel Solutions LLC., leaders in plant health and water management solutions, are pleased to announce conclusive results of a recent research study involving Ecologel’s flagship brand, Hydretain®. The research concluded that Hydretain was among the top two performing treatments for quality ratings and turf density throughout the study. The comprehensive field study was conducted by Mark M. Mahady & Associates, a leading consultant to the turfgrass industry.

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Arborjet | Ecologel Proudly Supports GreenCare for Troops Program & SnowCare Removal for Frontline Workers
February 16, 2021

Ocala, FL. Feb. 10, 2021: Arborjet | Ecologel, leaders in plant health care and water management solutions, announced that for the third consecutive year, they will be an official Silver sponsor of Project EverGreen’s GreenCare for Troops™ program. “We are proud to continue to support Project EverGreen as their mission directly aligns with our philosophy of preserving green spaces, including lawns, trees, parks and communities in a sustainable way. We look forward to supporting our troops and frontline workers through the 2021 season” said Ecologel President Rick Irwin.

 

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Arborjet and the ISA Partner to Support the Tree Fund
January 19, 2021

Woburn, MA. Jan 19, 2021: Arborjet | Ecologel is pleased to announce that through a partnership with the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) they have made a $15,000 donation in support of the TREE Fund. Arborjet is working with various ISA chapters across the country, where they have matched donations to help grow this important fundraising initiative. Through their virtual conferences and events, Arborjet has matched contributions with the following ISA chapters in 2020:

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Arborjet Announces Shortstop 2SC Plant Growth Regulator Now Labeled for Trees & Shrubs
December 18, 2020

 

Woburn, MA.,Oct. 22, 2020: Arborjet Inc., the leading manufacturer in tree and plant care is pleased to announce that the Plant Growth Regulator, Shortstop® 2SC is now available to be used on both trees and shrubs. Applicators may use it as a soil drench for trees and shrubs and as a foliar spray for shrubs.

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