April 2020

Arbor Day is Going Online

April 16, 2020 4:59 pm by Lisa Jones 0 comments

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, our annual Arbor Day event has been cancelled. But you can still celebrate online with us by sharing your favorite tree story on social media, nominating a Heritage Tree, or planting a tree! For more information on how to participate click here.

Are All Arboricultural Services Essential Services?

April 7, 2020 11:04 am by Lisa Jones

April 1st all non-essential services in Manitoba shut their doors to the public for two weeks.  The Public Health Act acknowledges arboriculture as an essential service. Services performed by the arboriculture industry require highly trained expertise and some of the work performed relates directly to public safety and safe operations of buildings and residences.  However,…