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Amazing Yew trees recently re-trimmed.

These trees are approximately 250-300 years old and have been trimmed annually for nearly all their lives, the shapes are naturally formed over the years as branches sag out they form shelves and shapes.
We collect all the green clippings from this job which is sold by the client to a company that makes a breast cancer drug [taxol or taxadrin], we had nearly a ton from this one job alone as there is a lot of other yew hedging there too.
I have been creating some shapes over the last 12 years or so of doing this job but its very slow to see any real changes. It’s always an incentive for the guys working to know they are potentially helping woman with serious illnesses while working.

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Classic Tree Surgery – Hampshire Based

Mulberry Tree Services recently completed a job using a 1946 Douglas Forestry Winch Truck.This beautiful old truck has been lovingly fully restored by Paul the owner – based near Winchester, Hampshire. Paul went into great detail – even down to planking and seasoning his own ash to re-build the cab. It has a 20 ton winch with a ground anchor spade which gives it a huge amount of pulling power makes it particularly useful when we have some big trees that are slightly leaning the wrong way.

 

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Making Timber!

Walnut Butt being slabbed up using an Alaskan chainsaw mill.This trunk has a really lovely black heart that should make some lovely timber when dry.

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Rustic Garden Furniture

Here are a some recent simple carvings made for a client in Lasham hants, some rustic garden picnic tables and some large mushrooms all made from yew wood.

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