As spring starts many people are beginning to select trees to plant on their property. Planting new trees should be viewed at as an investment. Trees provide numerous environmental and economic benefits. As mentioned before in a previous blog post tree planting is a critical stage in a tree's life. Planting is not as easy as just digging a hole and tossing the tree in the hole. Proper establishment will increase the odds that your tree lives longer and is more vigorous. There are a number of considerations and steps that must be taken to properly plant a tree. Below is a great video on the correct steps to tree planting. If you have any questions about the video, additional tree planting questions, or want us to correctly plant your trees please ask!