Pruning Trees – A Webinar

An online program on Pruning Trees is available November 30th from the Missouri Department of Conservation. Winter is the prime time to prune trees. That means now is a good time for homeowners and landowners to get helpful advice on tree work they will be doing in the months ahead. You can get information on tree pruning at a Missouri […]

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MDC Seed Buying Begins October 6th

The Chillicothe MDC office is buying seed from local residents.  Missouri Department of Conservation Forester Samantha Anderson says the Chillicothe MDC office will purchase a variety of seeds from trees found in your own yard or on your property. Anderson says the seed buying days will begin next week. A list of seeds, prices, and characteristics can be found with […]

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Don’t Fertilize Trees In The Fall

While fall is a good time to plant trees, it is not an ideal time for fertilizing them  Tim Baker, Horticulture Specialist with the University of Missouri Extension says generally fertilizing is not a good idea unless under emergency conditions. If you have questions about fertilizing trees, contact your local Extension office.  In Chillicothe, call 646-0811.

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Fertilizing Trees? You May Want To Wait!

If you are considering giving you trees and shrubs a little boost this fall by applying some fertilizer, hold off!  Tim Baker, a Horticulture Specialist with the University of Missouri Extension Program says be careful about fertilizing trees and shrubs in the fall. If you have questions about fertilizing trees and shrubs, contact your local Extension office.  In Chillicothe, call […]

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Tree Problem with Field School Repairs

Repairs to Chillicothe’s Field school will begin soon following the bid approval by the Chillicothe School Board. Case Contracting’s bid was approved by School Board Members, despite the bid being $9,300 higher than the only other bid received. Board members stated they felt Case Contracting had more experience in the foundation work than the only other bid, which was from […]

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Trees Program at Crowder State Park

Crowder state park near Trenton will host a Trees program June 22nd from 8:30 to 9:30pm at the Park’s Campground Amphitheater. During the program, park staff will share interesting facts about different types of trees that make the park their home. The program includes a short hike to view different tree species at the park. Participants are encouraged to wear […]

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