See extension.msstate.edu/publications for a new Extension publication on urban wood utilization. We should have more of this in the South.
By Jason S. Gordon, Associate Extension Professor and Urban Forestry Specialist John Willis, Assistant Professor Introduction Emerald ash borer (Agrilus planipennis), or EAB, is an imported Asian pest that has devastated ash trees (Fraxinus spp.) across the North America. However, … Continue reading
By Jason S. Gordon Every spring there is talk in the news media, blogs, and between neighbors about the “curse of the Bradford pear” (Pyrus calleryana). These discussions capitalize on the Bradford pear’s spring blooms – those magnificent spade-shaped crowns … Continue reading
Taking Photos of Trees for Expert Identification and Urban Forest Inventories Extension personnel often receive questions regarding the identification of a particular tree. The current accessibility of digital photography, email, and text messaging provides the easiest means to submitting specimens … Continue reading