Pine Trees

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Hand Sanitizer Is Simple Solution For Sappy Mess

This spring, you may find yourself picking up a lot of sticky pine branches. You can use hand sanitizer to get the sap off your hands – and your tools.


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Tiny Pest Wreaking Havoc On NJ’s Pinelands

Chainsaws are buzzing throughout New Jersey’s Pinelands. But this isn’t commercial logging; it’s pest control.


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Some Evergreens Are Not

They may look like Christmas trees, but ‘deciduous conifers’ don’t stay ever green through the winter.


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Christmas Trees Are A Gift

Growing Christmas trees actually cleans our water and air while producing oxygen so we can breath – and that’s just the beginning of the benefits.


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Homemade Holiday Decorations From Your Garden

Filling up pots with greens and goodies from your yard is an affordable way to decorate your home for the holidays.


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New Jersey Trying To Get Ahead Of Pine Beetle Infestations

The southern pine beetle has been decimating pine trees in New Jersey in recent years. It’s estimated that 14,000 trees were killed by the insects last year