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2018 Colorado Tree Coalition Arbor Day Poster Contest

The Colorado Tree Coalition is pleased to announce the 2018 statewide 5th grade poster contest! I encourage you to look at the attached material and give this information to your 5th grade educators and/or art teachers. 296 more words

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The Forest, The Trees, Or The Beans?

It’s not a secret any more that I enjoy reading direct mail. Not much of a life, you might suggest. Still, it guarantees a walk to the mailbox everyday, and a chat with our favorite USPS mail carrier. 905 more words

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Planting Arbor Day Trees (how to)

Years ago we had donated money to the Arbor Day Foundation and received in the mail ten trees.  Rather, ten sticks.  I didn’t know a darn thing about raising trees and have killed many over my years, I am afraid.  341 more words


Kill the Tree!

I used to be the type of person that cared about nature and trees, back in the year that Barack Obama took office for the first time, in the early months of 2009 when I had an eternal optimism about the world, but now, eight years later, things have changed. 480 more words


Texas Arbor Day

Texas Arbor Day is a reminder, that it time to get the trees planted at this time of the year. With the cooler conditions, a tree can establish better. 54 more words


More on pruning

Following up on the last post, I’ve learned more about pruning trees and shrubs, and continue to see connections between tending a plant and growing a peaceful life. 201 more words