Category: From those who know

Made for the job

Until 2016, Baumpflege Mertens used to subcontract their stump cutting. Then they made a strategic decision to invest in a Vermeer SC362 stump cutter. In a single day, Mertens was able to take down a spruce, remove several spreading boughs from a chestnut, reduce the crown of a beech and prune back several other trees.

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Humble heroes helping those who need it most

Valley Disaster Relief (VDR), located in central Iowa and specifically the Des Moines metro area, is a group of humble heroes that don’t seek the spotlight. Instead, they help those who need it most, by providing assistance for families who can’t afford tree or clean-up services.

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The important work of tree care

From working in small towns to ever-growing cities, the management and care for our trees remain. Learn more about the people and machines behind tree care.

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