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Trees: Plant for the future
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 10:17 PM

By Mark Holtsberry

Education specialist

Paulding SWCD

I know as you read this topic, you will ask, “What is he thinking?” With packed, cold, heavy, icy snow lying on the ground, there seems to be no green in the coming future. But really, “What has a tree done for you lately?”

Those short and tall woody stemmed plants with leaves for needles are true wonders of nature. From the air we breathe to a 2x4 in your home’s wall, the tree has proven to be human’s best friend.