I recently read an article online about ash dieback with was so bad i feel that I have to write about it. The article (Edinburgh University says tree fungus will kill millions of ash trees | STV) is full of sensationalist, attention grabbing statements and very little in the way of information. I am not […]
Man killed while cutting down trees on farm. This only reinforces the need to use competent and qualified tree surgeons such as RAW Tree Care. We are NPTC qualified and our owner is a member of numerous industry bodies. We are fully insured and work to British Standards and industry best working practices. A 29-year-old […]
Summary The most important thing is to do take stock of the situation, do not rush out and fell an ash tree just because you suspect it has Chalara Ash dieback. Many tree surgeons are advantageous and ash is some of the best firewood so many tree surgeons are over keen on felling ash trees just for the […]
Many trees across the country are protected by Tree Preservation Orders (TPOs) which prevent any work without written permission from the local planning authority. TPOs are usually reserved for trees with high amenity value but can be applied to any tree which justifies preservation. Unhappy with having a Maritime Pine tree obscure his view of […]
A clearer picture of how the new Government’s plans will affect the horticulture industry is unfolding thanks to a series of announcements made as the new Parliament opened this week. On Tuesday The Queen’s Speech outlined the new legislative programme – including an Energy and Green Economy Bill – of the Conservative-Liberal Democrat coalition under […]
Today we bring you a video relating to arboriculture. It provides a useful insight into the world of detecting tree decay using nondestructive methods and includes two interesting case studies. Tree Decay Detection from University of Minnesota Duluth on Vimeo.