Davey in the News

  • First Quarter Shows More Growth at Davey Tree The Davey Tree Expert Company has added new branches onto its corporate tree through acquisition and market expansion in Raleigh and Cincinnati. This follows Davey’s acquisition of S&S Tree and Landscaping Specialists, the largest family-owned tree company in Minnesota and one of the most respected in the industry. See more
  • Groundcover Gone Bad Mike McGrath shares his recommendations for getting rid of weeds, correcting herbicide damage, pruning your trees properly, using manure in your garden, growing tasty tomatoes and the best way to beat Bishop's weed. Plus: Mike speaks with Dan Sullivan, a journalist for Mother Earth News, about how herbicides are creating toxic compost. See more
  • Barking Up the Right Tree The 100-by-100-feet spaces were just native grass areas, but a Davey Tree employee saw possibilities. When faced with a request to build a dog park, Davey project manager Kevin Sharkey began to imagine the spaces taking on a whole different shape—literally. See more
  • University Heights plants trees on Silsby, Washington The four trees the city planted on Arbor Day were just the start of a plan to beautify area streets. See more
  • More Than 40 New National Champion Big Trees Crowned From coast to coast — and an ocean away — some of the biggest trees in the nation have new bragging rights today, as American Forests unveiled the spring 2013 update to its "National Register of Big Trees." More than 40 new trees were declared the biggest of their species today with the release of the National Register, which contains a total of almost 780 national champion and co-champion trees. See more
  • Putting a Dollar Value on that Tree in Your Yard Today being Arbor Day, we thought we would look into the economic value of trees. There are, of course, lots of things you can do with lumber, but what is the value of a living tree? It turns out to be surprisingly high. See more