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Video -- Tree Care

Pruning And Shearing Christmas Trees
The plant materials that are best suited for Christmas tree production in the Ohio Valley are reviewed (Virginia pine, Douglas fir, Scotch pine, and White pine). Tools and techniques for pruning and shearing these evergreens are demonstrated.
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Topping of Trees
Tree topping is widely practiced in Kentucky and other states, although many people remain unaware of its negative effects. After topping, weakly attached, sprouty new growth clutters the tree stubs and increases the trees’ overall potential for decline. This video illustrates the results of topping and reviews corrective measures.
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