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Change of hands at Carr’s Tree Service

Brad Carr, CEO of Carr’s Tree Service, a dual-accredited, 25-year TCIA member company based in Ottertail, Minnesota, stepped down from that position at the beginning of this year. Jacob “Jake” Carr, Brad’s son and the company’s chief operating officer for the last five years, stepped into his father’s spot as CEO. Brad spent 48 years […]

COVID-19 Vaccinations and the Tree Care Industry: Are We Eligible?

On April 6, President Biden announced that by April 19, 2021, every adult in the United States could sign up for a COVID-19 vaccination. This did not mean that everyone would receive the vaccine by April 19, but that everyone would be eligible to make an appointment by that date at the latest. This date […]

ACRT and Satelytics partner on geospatial analytics for utilities

ACRT Services, Inc., is partnering with Satelytics, Inc., to bring artificial intelligence (AI) and geospatial analytics to the utility industry throughout the U.S. ACRT Services and its subsidiaries provide vegetation-management services. Satelytics, founded in 2015, is a software company offering AI geospatial analytics to oil and gas, power, pipeline and water-wastewater industries. Data acquired from […]

Fanno Saw Works Joins Superior Fruit Equipment

East Wenatchee, WA – 4/1/2021 Superior Fruit Equipment, a leading manufacturer of pruning tools and harvest equipment, has acquired Fanno Saw Works, a 100-year-old company that produces high-quality pruning saws. The move to acquire Fanno Saw Works first started several years ago when Superior planted the seed at a trade show with Fanno. The process […]

Spotted Lanternfly Egg Hunt Activity for Kids

HUNTINGDON VALLEY, PA, UNITED STATES, March 31, 2021 Spotted Lanternfly are beautiful but destructive insects that have invaded Pennsylvania. These insects are doing a lot of damage, but the good news is kids can help. Just in time for Easter, kids can hunt for eggs- – – Spotted Lanternfly Eggs! What Is Spotted Lanternfly? Spotted […]

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