The Iowa State University Extension and Outreach publication "Community Tree Planting and Care Guide" (HORT 3054) has been revised and is available through the Extension Store.
Planting a tree is an investment in the future and it needs to be done right for the best health and longevity of the tree. Read more about the tree planting guide that contains current recommendations for tree selection, planting and post-planting care in the ISU Extension & Outreach yard and garden news release from November 2, 2016.
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