Pruning Workshop - Squirrel Hill (Registration Closed)

Friday, February 15, 2013 - 12:55pm
Saturday, March 9, 2013 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Our apologies, but registration for this pruning workshop is closed.

Please check our Events Calendar for other upcoming opportunities.



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Practice your pruning skills with Tree Pittsburgh!

Pruning young trees is one of the most important actions you can
take to help them thrive in the built environment.  Whether in your
backyard, on your front sidewalk, or in your neighborhood park, shaping young
trees through proper pruning practices will help them grow healthy and strong,
and prevent potential problems in the future. 

On March 9, Tree Pittsburgh will be leading a Pruning
Workshop in Squirrel Hill where we’ll cover important lessons such as:

  • Evaluating a
    tree’s natural form and enhancing it through pruning
  • Determining the
    proper cuts using the 3 Ds: Dead, Damaged, and Diseased
  • Making the
    cut:  Removing branches safely while doing the least possible harm to
    the tree

Pruning is an art and a science, and it can often be challenging
at first.  But practice makes perfect!  Join Tree Pittsburgh’s ISA
Certified Arborists to sharpen your skills!

For a great review of pruning techniques, check out this pruning resource
from the ISA

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Upcoming Events

Nursery Volunteer Hours | Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 9:00am
Mulching Party - Carrick | Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 6:00pm
Pruning Workshop - Carnegie | Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 5:30pm
Pruning Workshop - Lawrenceville | Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 6:00pm
Nursery Volunteer Hours | Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 9:00am
Tree Care - Highland Park | Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 5:30pm
South Oakland Fruit Tree Seminar Series | Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 6:00pm
Mulching Party - Lawrenceville | Saturday, September 27, 2014 - 9:00am
Nursery Volunteer Hours | Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 9:00am
Tree Tender Course Lawrenceville | Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 5:30pm

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