SavATree - Tree Service & Lawn Care

Foliar Nematodes (angular leaf spots)

During a visit to a greenhouse, dark angular leaf spots were observed on two coleus cultivars. Necrotic spotting was more pronounced on the lower foliage than the upper foliage. (The necrotic spots were confined between the secondary veins, which gave them a blocky appearance, but in the case of these Hosta, were confined between the…

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Turning Waste Into Value

The Mulch Center At a time when we are all seeking new ways to recycle and be green, Jim Seckelmann, founder of The Mulch Center in Deerfield, IL, has found a way to do his part. Recognizing inefficiencies in the handling of wood waste from his tree business, Jim decided to turn a waste stream into a…

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Exciting News! We’ve expanded.

St. Croix Tree Service Merges With SavATree SavATree is pleased to welcome St. Croix Tree Service of Roberts, Wisconsin and Hopkins, Minnesota under its canopy. Dedication to service and a high degree of professionalism are hallmarks of both companies and they both hold the highly regarded Tree Care Industry accreditation. The President and CEO of…

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Emerald Ash Borer 2014

Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) has already destroyed more than 100 million ash trees and experts say it will ultimately threaten every ash tree in North America. As our customers in Chicagoland, Wisconsin and Minneapolis know all too well, the keys to managing EAB include understanding your options and being proactive. Now that EAB is just…

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Sugar Time!

When the days are warm and the nights are cool its Sugar Time! Maple trees start to get ready for spring and the sap starts running. This age old practice was first developed by Native North Americans and perfected by the early Colonists. Sugar Maple, Red Maple, Black Maple and even some Birch trees can…

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