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Jim Hyland

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I am an expert in Forestry, Forest Entomology, Forest Pest Control, and Forest Health. Extensive knowledge in Identification of insects and diseases of trees. Expert on Bark beetles and other insects that attack forests. Also a Registrated Forester with extensive knowledge in the management and care of forests.

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2016-09-13 White Oak:

Well your tree had a decay fungi that is slowly decaying the wood. The Mushroom is the fruiting body of the fungi that is growing in the woody cells. Decay fungi are slow working and over many years will

2016-09-11 Black walnut tree:

It is hard to tell but are the limbs that dropped live or dead- did they have leaves on them. Also is the ends of the limbs where it broke off hard wood or soft decayed wood?? And how far up the trunk

2016-08-30 Eastern Redbud:

Yes you can use the product now. This is a insecticide that is applied to the soil and the roots will carry it to the leaves and twigs and when the insect feeds they will be killed. Soon the tree will

2016-08-24 Globe Willow Tree:

Sounds like it could be aphids. Check and see if the foliage and/or twigs are sticky. Aphids suck the plant juices and leave a sticky residue. The feeding will cause the leaves to curl. A small tree can

2016-08-04 Autumn Blaze leaf scorch:

I would make sure you water with 1 inch of water twice a week. Place a pan under the tree and turn the sprinkler on and when the pan has 1 inch of water in it stop. Do this every three days. Hardwood trees

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