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    5 Windbreak Trees that will Blow you Away

    By Sheereen Othman | December 2, 2016

    A windbreak is a practical and inexpensive way to shielding heavy winds from your home, but windbreaks have additional benefits unrelated to wind. Planting trees along the outer edge of your yard or property is smart way to create a privacy barrier, buffer noise, reduce heating and cooling costs, protect livestock and add appeal to your property. Trees are also more likely to outlive any fence you build for the same purposes. Numerous factors will influence which trees you plant:…

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    Fall Shipping Started, are you Ready?

    Fall shipping kicked off this week, which means your Arbor Day Foundation trees will be arriving soon, how exciting! A common question we are often asked is why do our trees ship so late?…

    By Sheereen Othman | November 4, 2016
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    Want Bees? Plant These!

    Happy National Honey Month! Did you know there are more than 300 honey varieties? Did you also know there’s a phenomenon happening around the world where the bees are disappearing? If we don’t have…

    By Sheereen Othman | September 1, 2016
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    Planting Your Arbor Day Trees

    We’re a few weeks into our spring shipping now which means that many members have received their new Arbor Day trees. Whether you’re a new planter or have a green thumb, it’s always good…

    By Sheereen Othman | March 30, 2016
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    Spring Shipping Starts Today

    Welcome to the first day of spring! Sure, the calendar will disagree, your local weatherman may put up a fuss, and the frost on your windshield might tell a different story. Yet, we can’t…

    By Michael J. | February 29, 2016
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    Caring for Fruit Trees Together

    A guest post from our friends at Orchard People Fruit trees are a wonderful addition to our urban and rural landscapes. But unlike native and ornamental trees they are quite vulnerable to pest and…

    By Susan Poizner | February 5, 2016
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    Volunteers plant trees on MLK Day

    Trees Atlanta—a member of the Arbor Day Foundation’s Alliance for Community Trees program— engaged local youth and adults in a Day of Service tree planting to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Today, hundreds…

    By Mary Sweeney | January 18, 2016
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    Fall Shipping Starts Today

    Today marks the start of fall shipping, which means your young trees are one step closer to arriving at your door step and starting their new life in your yard. Since we ship out…

    By Sheereen Othman | November 2, 2015