1. Get Your Firewood Now!

    What is winter in North Carolina without a big roaring fire? It is like a rite of the season to take wood and light it on fire, ideally in a controlled environment. The tradition of fire is ancient and the guy who discovered fire, undoubtedly has a stick figure painted of him in a cave somewhere. I …Read More

  2. Ghost Stories and Monsters

    The North Carolina woods are alive this time of year—the deer and turkey hunting seasons are underway. Somewhere out there, a couple of bucks are battling it out for the affections of a pretty little doe. Turkeys are strutting with full plumage on display to entice the indifferent hens into believ…Read More

  3. What’s In A (Tree Related) Word?

    Tree pruning may be necessary to maintain a tree, keep it in a safe condition, remove dead branches, promote growth, regulate size and shape, or to improve the quality of flowers, fruit or timber. Improper pruning can lead to trees becoming unsightly, diseased and/or potentially dangerous. It is imp…Read More

  4. What To Do When Your Tree Is Dying

    Original article retrieved from: http://tcia.org/blog/business/what-do-when-your-tree-dying Have you ever heard of the children’s book, The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein? It’s a story about a tree that gives a boy everything it has, such as apples, wood and shade, to make him happy throughout …Read More