Category: Tree Health Care

May 16, 2016

Spruce needle cast disease is a common fungal disease of spruce trees in Minnesota. Needle cast is a general term used for several different types of fungal diseases including rhizosphaera needle cast and stigmina needle cast. Both of these diseases cause the needles on the lower and inner branches of spruce trees to turn brownish…

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May 4, 2016

Mike’s Tree Company offers free brush drop off and disposal for homeowners and contractors. We also accept leaves, grass clippings, straw, wood (no stumps), clean fill, and more. Please contact us with any questions you have about our free brush drop off and disposal service.  Our Summer office hours are Monday – Friday 8am-5pm and Saturdays 8am-12pm…

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April 27, 2016

Mulching tips Adding mulch is one of the best practices to improve the look and health of your trees. It provides an attractive ground cover and retains soil moisture for tree roots. Also, as mulch decomposes, it improves soil conditions. However, mulch is only effective when done properly. Improper mulching can actually cause long-term damage…

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April 20, 2016

Mike’s Tree Company offers free organic yard waste drop off and disposal for homeowners and contractors. We accept leaves, grass clippings, straw, wood (no stumps), brush, clean fill, and more. Please contact us with any questions you have about our free yard waste drop off and disposal service.  Our Summer office hours are Monday –…

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April 11, 2016

In most landscapes, leaves are raked from below trees to encourage growing grass. Removing leaves eliminates the nutrient cycle that happens in natural habitats. Fertilization may be necessary to replace those nutrients that are removed from the root zones of trees. A few common signs of low nutrition in trees are undersized leaves, short new…

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