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Talking Trees with Davey Tree

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Your trees and landscapes require care year round, and The Davey Tree Expert Company is here to help. Join our professional arborists and host Doug Oster every Thursday to learn all about caring for your trees and yards. We'll talk about introduced pests, seasonal tree care, deer damage, how to make your trees thrive and everything in between. So, what are you waiting for? Your trees need you!

Your trees and landscapes require care year round, and The Davey Tree Expert Company is here to help. Join our professional arborists and host Doug Oster every Thursday to learn all about caring for your trees and yards. We'll talk about introduced pests, seasonal tree care, deer damage, how to make your trees thrive and everything in between. So, what are you waiting for? Your trees need you!

Location:

United States

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Your trees and landscapes require care year round, and The Davey Tree Expert Company is here to help. Join our professional arborists and host Doug Oster every Thursday to learn all about caring for your trees and yards. We'll talk about introduced pests, seasonal tree care, deer damage, how to make your trees thrive and everything in between. So, what are you waiting for? Your trees need you!

Twitter:

@DaveyTree

Language:

English

Contact:

3308885195


Episodes

How Drought Affects Trees

8/25/2022
Mike Presta from Davey’s North Austin, Texas, office talks about the impacts of drought on trees and what trees are more tolerant of drought. In this episode we cover: To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code. To learn more about picking the right tree for drought affected areas, read our blog, How to Pick the Right Trees for Drought-Prone Landscapes. To learn more about caring for drought affected landscapes, read our blog, How to...

Duration:00:15:51

Here's Why Your Tree Might be Losing Leaves Early

8/18/2022
Todd Sherbondy from Davey’s East Pittsburgh office talks about why your tree might be losing its leaves in late summer or early fall, as well as some underused trees he recommends we plant more often. In this episode we cover: To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code. To learn more about why your tree may be losing its leaves early, read our blog, Why are Trees Losing Leaves in August or Early Fall. Connect with Davey Tree on social...

Duration:00:15:20

How Extreme Weather Affects Trees

8/11/2022
Dan Blazer from Davey’s Southwest Milwaukee office talks about extreme weather’s impact on trees and the best practices for caring for them. In this episode we cover: To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code. To learn more about protecting trees from the winter weather, read our blog, Protecting Newly Planted Trees from Frost & Cold Winter Weather. To learn more about proper mulching techniques, read our blog, The Proper Way To Mulch...

Duration:00:26:29

How to Keep Your Lawn Healthy in the Summer PART 2

8/4/2022
Zane Raudenbush, turf and herbicide specialist within the Davey Institute, talks about fertilization, soil and caring for drought stressed lawns. In this episode we cover: To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code. To learn more about fertilization, read our blog, Should I Fertilize Lawn in Fall? Yes! Here's Why & How. To learn more about soil tests, read our blog, How to Perform a Soil Test (And Why You Need One!). To learn more about...

Duration:00:15:15

How to Keep Your Lawn Healthy in the Summer PART 1

7/28/2022
Zane Raudenbush, turf and herbicide specialist within the Davey Institute, talks about best practices for maintaining your lawn during the heat of the summer. In this episode we cover: To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code. To learn more about dry grass, read our blog, My Lawn Is Turning Brown In Summer...What Do I Do? To learn more about the different types of grass, read our blog, What Type Of Grass Do I Have? To learn more about...

Duration:00:23:15

Summer Tree Diseases to Watch for

7/21/2022
Chelsi Abbott, technical advisor for the Davey Institute, talks about common tree disease, how you can spot them and what can be done to treat them. In this episode we cover: To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code. To learn more about fire blight, apple scab and anthracnose, read our blog, How to Spot, Identify and Combat Leaf Disease on Trees. To learn more about the right time to prune, read our blog, Can You Prune or Cut Tree...

Duration:00:19:52

Things You Do that Can Damage Your Tree

7/14/2022
Scott Gardner from Davey's Burnaby, British Columbia, office shares things you're doing to your trees that might actually be harming them without you even realizing it. In this episode we cover: To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code. To learn more about how to correctly water your trees, read our Tree Watering blogs. To learn more about the risks of using an untrained arborist, read our blog The Risk of Using an Uninsured and...

Duration:00:20:34

Protect Your Trees from Extreme Heat

7/7/2022
Adam Passo from Davey's Southwest Milwaukee office talks about how to care for your trees during summer heat waves. In this episode we cover: To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code. To learn more about tree watering, read our Tree Watering blogs. To learn more about mulching your trees, read our Tree Mulching blogs. To learn more about protecting your trees from deer, watch our Talking Trees video on How to Protect Trees from Deer...

Duration:00:20:45

Bugs that Help Your Trees, & Ones that Don't

6/30/2022
Jason Parker from Davey's North Philadelphia office shares types of bugs that can actually help our trees and how to protect them, as well as bugs that can cause severe damage to our trees. In this episode we cover: To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code. To learn more about the spotted lantern fly and its predators, read our blog, Spotted Lanternfly Predators. To learn more about emerald ash borer, read our blog, Emerald Ash Borer...

Duration:00:20:45

Planting a Tree Near a House? Here's What You Should Know First

6/23/2022
Jay Reitter from Davey's New Jersey office tells us what you should know before you plant a tree near a house, such as species that are safe to plant close and what kind of research you should do beforehand. In this episode we cover: To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code. To learn more about planting a tree near a house, read our blog, The Best and Worst Trees to Plant Near a House. To learn about what to do if there's a tree...

Duration:00:19:23

What is Forest Fragmentation?

6/16/2022
Dan Herms, vice president of research and development at the Davey Institute, discusses what forest fragmentation is, how it affects wildlife and your community, and what can be done about it. In this episode we cover: To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code. Connect with Davey Tree on social media: Twitter: @DaveyTree Facebook: @DaveyTree Instagram: @daveytree YouTube: The Davey Tree Expert Company LinkedIn: The Davey Tree Expert...

Duration:00:21:24

What's Growing on My Tree?

6/9/2022
Lou Meyer, business developer for Davey's mid-Atlantic region, and Rob Dallmann from Davey's Chesapeake, Maryland, office talk about how to spot what's growing on your tree and if it's safe for the tree or harmful. In this episode we cover: To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code. To learn more about lichen, read our blogs, What's this Green Stuff Growing on Trees and Rocks? To learn more about how to get rid of lichen and moss, read...

Duration:00:21:31

Prepare Your Trees for Summer!

6/2/2022
Jason Gaskill from Davey's Wilmington, Delaware, office talks about how to prepare your trees for summer such as checking your trees before summer storms and dealing with pest problems. In this episode we cover: To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code. To learn more about storm damage and clean up, read our storm damage blogs. To learn more about the most common summer insects, read our blog, Tree Problems - The Top Three Insects in...

Duration:00:18:17

Hardscaping – Why You Should Consider Your Trees When Building on Your Yard

5/19/2022
Cindy Grady, regional business developer in Minnesota, talks about why you should be thinking about your trees when adding something to your yard, such as a pool, deck, patio, etc. In this episode we cover: To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code. To learn about trees with non-invasive root systems, read our blog, Fruit, Shade and Curbside Trees with Non-Invasive Root Systems. To learn about trees to plant and avoid planting near a...

Duration:00:23:14

How Migratory Birds and Trees Intersect

5/12/2022
Ashley Kloes, research coordinator with the Davey Institute, talks about why Davey arborists have to consider migratory birds in their tree work, as well as some general information about migration and how you can help and feed birds in your yard. In this episode we cover: To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code. To learn more about the best trees to attract birds, read our blog, Best Trees and Plants for Bird Lovers. Connect with...

Duration:00:20:31

Pruning After Flowering

5/5/2022
Tim Jackson from Davey's West San Antonio office talks about how to correctly prune flowering trees, as well as how he first learned how to prune and his favorite trees in Texas. In this episode we cover: To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code. To learn more about the benefits of pruning, read our blog, What is Pruning? The Importance, Benefits an Methods of Pruning. To learn more about the correct time to prune trees, read our blog,...

Duration:00:17:44

How Climate Change is Changing Your Landscape

4/28/2022
Dan Herms, vice president of research and development at the Davey Institute, talks about how climate change is changing your landscape, such as what climate-facing trees you should be planting, what trees you should avoid planting and how pests are migrating. In this episode we cover: To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code. To view the Davey climate change website, click here. To view the Future Plant Hardiness Zone map, click...

Duration:00:21:15

Best Spring Flowering Trees - Eastern U.S.

4/21/2022
Natascha Batchelor from Hartney Greymont, a Davey company, in Cape Cod, shares her favorite spring flowering trees for Cape Cod's climate, as well as how she started her career in arboriculture and why she loves it. In this episode we cover: To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code. To learn more about when flowering trees bloom, read our blog, When Do Flowering Trees Bloom in Spring, Including Fruit Trees. To continue reading about...

Duration:00:18:09

Best Spring Flowering Trees - Western U.S.

4/14/2022
Sean Hoes from Davey's South Denver office shares his favorite spring flowering trees for Colorado's climate, as well some planting tips for newly planted trees. In this episode we cover: To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code. To learn more about when flowering trees bloom, read our blog, When Do Flowering Trees Bloom in Spring, Including Fruit Trees. To continue reading about flowering trees, check out our other blogs on flowering...

Duration:00:21:16

Mulch Madness - How to Mulch Correctly, Why You Need Mulch & More

4/7/2022
Tom Ford from Davey's Portland, Maine, office discusses why mulch is important, how to mulch correctly and the type of mulch he uses on his property, as well as his favorite trees in Maine. In this episode we cover: To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code. To learn more about mulching, check out our different blogs on Mulch. To learn about the pros and cons of mulch versus rocks, read our blog, Landscaping Pros and Cons of Rocks vs....

Duration:00:20:03