Blog & Other News

Seasoned Employees in the Landscaping Services Industry

As in many other industries, the average age for workers in the landscaping services industry* has been rising, from 38.1 in 2011 to 40.9 in 2019. While knowledge and skills generally improve with age, physical abilities such as strength, reaction time, and balance may decline. Typically, the injury rate for older workers is lower than […]

The Women in Tree Care Symposium: The Role of Women in the Evolution of the Tree Care Industry

What started as simple banter among a handful of women who were comparing notes and knowledge at TCIA’s Winter Management Conference more than five years ago has evolved into an annual event at TCI EXPO for women to forge friendships and share ideas about the challenges and opportunities for them in tree care. Early conversations […]

Student Career Day: Planting Seeds for the Next Generation of Arborist

As tree care companies struggle to find new employees, it’s essential to cultivate and educate aspiring arborists who are interested in working in the tree care industry. TCIA’s annual Student Career Day, this year on November 11 at TCI EXPO ’22 in Charlotte, North Carolina, is a wonderful opportunity for students to attend one of […]

Saluting Branches Day of Service Is September 28

Become part of the largest one-day volunteer event in the industry! Saluting Branches invites tree care companies, arborists and industry professionals to volunteer their time and talents on September 28, 2022, for the eighth-annual Saluting Branches Day of Service. There are 119 veterans’ cemeteries throughout the country, many of which require professional arborist care for […]

Events from the Welcome Reception of last year will carry into the TCI Block Party!

New Outdoor Show Space and Block Party at TCI EXPO ’22

We know tree care workers love the great outdoors, so we’re taking the trade show to the streets this year in Charlotte, North Carolina, November 10-12. The sky is the limit for the TCI Block Party – another one of the new adventures at TCI EXPO ’22 that extends the trade-show floor and the opportunity […]

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