tree planting

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.

Care of Newly Planted Trees

Practice these simple maintenance tips to ensure well-established, healthy Missouri trees.

Plan Before You Plant

Browse tips on planning, site preparation, seedling selection, spacing, quantity needed per acre and when to order your Missouri conservation seedlings.

Right Tree in the Right Place

This brief publication helps you determine where and how to plant trees on your Missouri property.

Seedling Planting and Care

Browse tree- and shrub-planting techniques, including hand planting, machine planting and tips on Missouri conservation seedling care.