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Sales Tools in Arboriculture: The Second-Most Important Tool

We may be living in the “Golden Age of Arbor Care!” Both science and technology have advanced to new levels – new tree cultivars and hybrids, and new exotic pests and diseases that keep cropping up. And we are dealing with them all. There is an elevated interest in our society for “green living,” and […]

Being Woman Owned Benefits Kappen Tree Service

Crystal Kappen and her husband, Warren, each were running separate businesses before they started their tree care company, Kappen Tree Service LLC, based in Cass City, Michigan. “I had a cloth-diaper business, and Warren was operating an egg business,” she says. At the same time, she notes, Warren and his brother Jason, who was in […]

Biden Administration Updates Its Regulatory Plan for 2023

On January 4, 2023, the Biden administration released its Fall 2022 Unified Agenda of Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions, providing a detailed glimpse into the regulatory and deregulatory activities under development across approximately 67 federal departments, agencies and commissions. These semi-annual regulatory agendas report on the actions administrative agencies plan to issue in the near and […]

Call for Nominations! Who Has Impacted Tree Care the Most in the Past 20 Years?

Who were the most influential people in arboriculture in the past 20 years? What person has had the biggest impact on the tree care industry thus far in the 21st Century? We had thought about telling you. Instead, we are asking you. Submit your nominations through the month of March. The top nominees will be […]

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