October 29, 2018

The Vinyl Cafe CD’s for Christmas

I was just at Costco and saw a Christmas CD gift set that includes the Stuart McLean Tree Planting Story! This is such a nice story […]
October 10, 2016

Tree Planting After a 19 Year Break

19 years in a cube doing software development. Training guys from India to replace me. Typical corporate nonsense. Layoffs everywhere, crappy economy. Top of my chosen […]
August 15, 2016

My First Day of Planting & The Sky Dump

I started planting in 1990. I was on a dodgy crew that only had only 6 veneran planters (warning!), and ~36 rookies. Each of the experienced planters […]
October 24, 2015

To Plant a Million Trees

Here’s a great piece written by Stephanie Clement. We’ve added this as a PDF as it’s worth a save and read. Perhaps even something you want to […]
November 9, 2013

Diary of a Canadian Treeplanter: Best, Worst Job Ever

Check out this article about tree planting by Tara MacIsaac on TheEpochTimes.com    
August 16, 2012

The Mental Progression of the Tree Planter: A Rant

Article by James Steenberg This is a rant I have been composing in my head (or preaching to friends after a having a few) for the […]
May 26, 2011

After this day, I knew planting was my calling

by: Keith (Bruin Reforestation 1995-2004) SO this one time at tree planting… my crew was in the unenviable position of helping another crew finish their assignment […]
December 20, 2009

The Bear Scare and Bad Leadership

By: Alex Peters One of the craziest stories I can recall from treeplanting draws from the advice and management of a terrible rookie crewboss. This story […]
December 5, 2009

Remembering Alan De Jonge

Article By: Alex Peters Ontario is notorious in the treeplanting community. Many Ontario planters get a season under their belt and then diversify their treeplanting resume […]