An Urban Tree Care Conference
January 30th & 31st, 2020

Think Tree Resources

Think Trees New Mexico Thanks Steve Skinner of Alameda Greenhouse

At a lunch for Alameda Greenhouse employes catered by our own George Duda, Steve Skinner was recognized for his contribution to our industry.

Steve Skinner, owner of Alameda Greenhouse has been in operation in Albuquerque's far North Valley for close to 30 years. His contribution to the horticulture industry is just as long. Think Trees New Mexico presented a "Duda" cookie-plaque thanking Steve for his long-time support.

Stop in and visit Steve at Alameda Greenhouse where you will see 'the cookie' front and center!

NMSU Santa Fe County Extension office hosts wildfire protection program

SANTA FE, N.M. - New Mexico State University's Cooperative Extension Service is co-sponsoring a free program on protecting forested areas, particularly around wildland urban interface areas, from 10 a.m. to noon Friday, May 17, at the Santa Fe County Fairgrounds, 3229 Rodeo Road.

 The program is presented by the Santa Fe-Pojoaque Soil and Water Conservation District.

 Guest speaker George Duda will present "The Trees are Killing our Forests," a frank discussion about the state of the forests, drought, insects and the implications this holds for New Mexicans.

 Other topics included in the program are a fire season advisory by Mike Feulner, Santa Fe County Fire Department, wildland fire division; discussion on defensible space by Todd Haines, New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department's Bernalillo County Forester; and information about U.S. Department of Agriculture's Natural Resource Conservation Service cost share programs by Liz Beth Walker, USDA NRCS district conservationist.

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