Guest Ralph Conner, Consulting Arborist


Board Certified Master Arborist MW0509B
American Society Consulting Arborists

American Grove, Iowa Group

ISU Extension Forestry: Red Pine Identification

Arbor Day Foundation: What Tree Is That?

Ed Gilman, University of Florida, Landscape Plants: browse here for lots of info about landscape trees

Iowa Arborist Association

Some great conference opportunities recommended by Ralph Conner

Shade Tree Short Course - February 26-28 - Ames, IA

Nebraska Arborists - February 18-19 - Lincoln, NE

Midwest Chapter of the International Society of Arboriculture - February 6-8 - St. Louis, MO

Trees Forever a great organization!

Cabling and Bracing Trees, SP659, University of Tennessee Extension

Low-growing Trees for Urban and Rural Iowa, PM1429D, ISU Extension will help you get the right tree in the right place!

Iowa Native Trees and Shrubs, near Woodward, providing locally sourced and grown trees and shrubs, using root-pruning growing techniques for hard to transplant trees like Oak & Hickory.