backyard trees

Backyard Tree Care

From tree selection and planting to pruning guidelines, this section covers everything you need to know to take care of your backyard trees.

Forest Health Alert: Urban Tree Decline

Drought and other stresses work together to cause Missouri's urban trees to lose health and vigor over time. Learn to identify, respond to, and prevent urban tree decline.

Getting Twiggy With It

Hey kids! Learn more about twigs with this publication!

How Old is That Tree?

Use this simple formula to estimate the age of your Missouri trees.

Purchasing Trees

Browse tips for purchasing and transporting high-quality Missouri trees from reputable sources.