Check on your trees

As you look at your well groomed lawn and reflect upon the start of school and end of summer approaching, do you notice your trees? They need tending and care just as much as your grass and flower beds. When was the last time you tended to your trees? August is tree check month according […]

How Wind Effects Trees

As a Kansan you are very familiar with the erratic weather we have in our great state during the spring and summer months.   Over the last 30 years the average wind speed for the Kansas City Metro area is 10.6 miles an hour where the average maximum wind speed is 40 miles per hour.  This […]

Extreme Heat Causing Tree Issues in Midwest

Kansas along with the rest of the central plains region has been experiencing an extreme heat wave.   According to the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) 2012 has been the warmest year on record thus far.  January – March 2012 has been the warmest on record since 1895 and according to The Weather Channel, Kansas experienced […]