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FACTS ABOUT TICKS & TICK CONTROL IN NJ

April 4th, 2017|insect-and-disease-control|

Deer ticks (Ixodes scapularis, also known as black-legged ticks) have become a major pest in New Jersey, largely due to rising numbers of white-tailed deer in the area. However, while many ticks are carried by [...]

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Horticultural Oil For Effective Treatment of Insect Pests

March 2nd, 2017|insect-and-disease-control|

What Is Horticultural Oil? Horticultural oil is a “pesticide” in that it provides an effective way to control insect pests. However, unlike most pesticides, it’s ecologically friendly and non-toxic for you and your pets. Most [...]

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Inspecting Your Trees for Safety Issues

November 22nd, 2016|Tree and lawn service|

Like all living things, trees are susceptible to disease, pests and damage by external forces. Here in New Jersey, wind, ice and snow load are some of the top causes of tree injuries, along with [...]

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Seeing beneath the break

November 10th, 2016|insect-and-disease-control|

By Brandon M Gallagher Watson On July 5, 2013, a woman walk-ing her dog in a Minnesota park was tragically killed when a large branch from a linden tree fell on her. The branch failure [...]

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What To Do With Fallen Leaves

November 5th, 2016|fall|

Leaves can be a valuable source of nutrients for your yard and a great soil conditioner. So, this year, either mow them in place on the lawn with a mulching mower (yes, leave them right there!) [...]

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Are Your Trees Ready For Winter?

November 5th, 2016|winter|

Winter is coming. Are you sure that your trees will make it through the winds, snow, ice, and cold in one piece Winter weather, especially winter storms, can be tough on trees. The wind and [...]

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