It may be the first part of January but did you know that it's the perfect time to start planning and preparing for winter tree pruning? On this week's #treechat, we're discussing the basics of what you need to know before you get out there and start trimming trees.
The live chat begins at 1/8/13 at 11AM via Twitter with Corona as this week's host. Join @Coronatools and other industry experts each week at 11AM PST via Twitter for #treechat. Discussing all things related to trees and tree care since 2010!
Topic highlights that will be covered include;
When to Prune - learn why late-winter is ideal time for tree pruning
Why Tree Pruning is Important - we'll cover how pruning helps maintain overall tree health, and gets more blooms and fruit
What Pruning Tools You Need - with just a few basic tools you can get your trees in shape for the upcoming season
Basics of How to Prune - we'll cover the basics of making pruning cuts
Pruning Safety - simple safety tips to remember when pruning trees that protect both you and your trees
Tree Pruning Resources - we'll share some links where you can get information and how-tos for tree pruning.
Missed the live session? You can access the #treechat Storify 24/7 with all the information we discussed. If you have a question about what was covered or something else related this topic, just post your comment and we'll get an answer for you.
Pruning photo courtesy of BGGarden.com
Priciples of Pruning Guide via Corona