What Is Pine Tar?

Answer Pine tar is a sticky substance rendered from wood by burning it under pressure and with very little air. Pine tar has been used for centuries in Scandinavian countries as a wood preservative. In mo... Read More »

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What Do Pine Beetles Eat Besides Pine?

As their name suggests, pine beetles primarily feed on pine trees. Large infestations can spread to other species of trees, including spruce, larch, incense cedar, Douglas fir and true firs, explai... Read More »

How do I debark pine trees infested with mountain pine beetles?

Debarking Pine Beetle-Infested TreesCut down the tree infested with pine beetles, leave it in its place and as soon as possible strip it of its bark. (Letting the tree dry out allows the sap to glu... Read More »

Name of Pine Trees That Produce Small Pine Cones?

Pine trees grow in forests throughout the Northern Hemisphere. Their cones, which come in a variety of shapes, colors and sizes, bear the seeds through which pine trees reproduce. Many pine trees p... Read More »

Is it possible to treat pine trees so that they don't produce so DARN many pine cones?

I KNOW I wont get best answer for this....but instead of introducing more and more harmful chemicals just to make your raking easier....why not just cut the thing down? Its going to be far less ha... Read More »