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Annapolis Junction, MD 20701
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270 Peachtree St NW, Suite 1900
Atlanta, GA 30303
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Order Delays Due to Physical Inventory

Due to ISA's annual physical inventory, orders placed between
2 p.m. EDT, Thursday, 20 June 2019, and 11:59 p.m. EDT, Friday 28 June 2019, will not ship until the week of 1 July 2019

Please plan your ordering accordingly.

We will resume regular turnaround times
1 July 2019.

Thank your for your patience.

Questions? Please call the customer service team at (678) 367-0981.

    Climbers' CornerTree Academy
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    Stuctural pruning at Planting and During Establishment

    Summary

    Structural Pruning Using ANSI Pruning Methods

    Pruning the correct live branches can have a dramatic impact on how trees respond to gravity, wind, and ice storms. Structural pruning designed to reduce growth rate and weight on co-dominant limbs is the most effective method of minimizing damage from storms. We will thoroughly decipher thinning, reduction, raising, and structural pruning. Learn how to:

                ·         Provide the latest scientifically-based tree care to your customers

                ·         Contrast structural pruning with other ANSI pruning methods on mature trees

                ·         Combine pruning methods to meet customer expectations

    Presenters

    Dr. Gilman received his Ph.D. from Rutgers University in 1980 in forest plant pathology and is a professor in the Environmental Horticulture Department at the University of Florida in Gainesville. He has assembled a unique urban tree teaching program for helping municipalities, contractors, arborists, educators, growers, landscapers, and others design and implement programs for promoting better tree health in cities. He conducts educational programs in tree selection, nursery production, and urban tree management nation-wide for a large variety of audiences. Dr. Gilman is a Florida chapter ISA past-president. He has published more than 96 scientific peer reviewed journal articles in his 30 years in academia and industry and has won numerous awards. His research emphasizes tree pruning, nursery production, anchorage, and tree establishment. He has published more than 150 technical articles in newsletters and trade magazines and annually presents research results to colleagues at professional meetings across the US and throughout the world. He is the author of six books and maintains an extensive web site on urban trees.

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