"We use yellow plastic signs from Voss Sign here in Central New York. In closed tree canopy I have not seen any fading in the last 10+ years. We do however use 12"x"12 plywood backer boards and we have had issues with porcupines…"
"Thanks for the additional info Dan. I'm glad to hear that the damage was not widespread and that we do not have a new emerging pest! Thanks for being observant and sharing the photo. Keep 'em coming."
"Thanks Mark, I found this one on a soft maple top in one of my timber sales in the Town of Virgil last summer , no where near turf or veggies. I just ran across the photo again and realized I had never found out what it…"
"I'd be hard put to say this is anything but an Owlet, or a moth in the family Noctuidae. Exactly which one is difficult to say because they are quite variable in their coloration, even within a species. BUT it is always important when…"
"Our contract process sure does throw a wrinkle in our herbicide plans many times. In an ideal world, we would be able to treat the interferring vegetation one full growing season before letting the contractor cut any trees and…"
"Hi Chris, thanks for putting in your time to get this 2ee for Rodeo, I wish i was able to utilize it as a "technician". The one question I have is why the need to stick with a glyphosate based herbicide? They're are other herbicides…"
A native plant is one that naturally occurs in a region without having been introduced from elsewhere by people. Over thousands of years, native plants have adapted to the climate, soils, and environmental conditions of our area. They have developed…Continue
Expanded capacity and system improvements brought record production to the Arnot Forest this year. Overall, favorable conditions prevailed for a long sugaring season in central New York. As the season winds down, what are your initial thoughts on…Continue
Neat article that appeared in the "morning ag clips" on tree burls...The beauty in a burlWASHINGTON — As you glance up into tree limbs, perhaps searching for some sign of spring in a swelling flower bud, your sight might be arrested by fat, rounded…Continue