Category: Tree Diseases

Importance of Planting Trees After Some of Them Die

October 21st, 2021 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm

Trees live long lives in the wild, but many do die off after years and years. It’s the circle of life working perfectly. When we have trees on our property, we can see them die off right before our eyes due to several different reasons. Natural elements like severe storms, hurricanes, tornadoes, and more will […]

How to Protect Young Trees Against Frost Damage

September 22nd, 2021 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm
How to Protect Young Trees Against Frost Damage

Winter is quickly approaching, and that means that the temperature is going to be inching closer and closer to freezing in a couple months. This could present problems for any young trees that you have planted on your property. While many plants are capable of surviving harsh winters, there are some tree species that are […]

Protecting Trees against Diseases

May 31st, 2021 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm

It is our responsibility to make sure that trees are healthy and prosperous for years to come. That means making sure they are protected against various diseases that can render them sick and, even worse, cause their deaths. There are plenty of tree diseases out there that you should be aware of. Plus, there are […]

Trees Might Be Communicating with Each Other

May 27th, 2021 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm
preserving and protecting trees

Trees are curious living things. They provide living things with oxygen, and they capture as much toxins, carbon dioxide, and other harmful debris to humans, so our world can continue to go round. We could not live on this planet for long without trees, which gives us the mystery and phenom of these beautiful creatures. […]

Identifying and Treating Common Spruce Tree Problems

May 20th, 2021 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm
Sickly Spruce Tree

When it comes to the well-being of the majestic spruce, the war against disease is a never-ending fight. Two enemies who are always on the radar are those pesky spider mites and needle cast diseases. Half of winning the battle is knowing what you are up against. Read on and discover what issues these threats […]

Advantages of Planting Bare Root Trees

April 26th, 2021 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm
Advantages of Planting Bare Root Trees

If you’ve ever planted a tree on your property, chances are it was a potted tree with a soil ball on the bottom of it that contained all of the tree’s roots. Traditionally, this is the way that nurseries have sold trees to customers, but in recent years, bare root trees have become much more […]

A Little History of the Great Sequoia Trees

July 10th, 2020 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm
Sequoia Trees standing tall

The great Sequoia Trees have been a wild phenomenon for thousands of years. These age-old trees are one of the largest and tallest trees in the world. The ancient Sequoias of California are the largest living things by volume on Earth. Many adventure enthusiasts and families travel to Sequoia National Park to witness these amazing […]

Michigan Receives $600K Grant to Help Save Eastern Hemlocks

November 1st, 2017 | Posted by Coldstreamfarm

Despite efforts from state officials to stop the spread of the hemlock wooly adelgid (HWA), this invasive insect continues to pose a serious threat to Michigan’s hemlock trees. According to some estimates, there are currently 100 million hemlock trees in Michigan at risk of infection by the HWA. Fortunately, there might be a solution for […]