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Related to arboriculture: tree surgeon, Sylviculture


 (är′bər-ĭ-kŭl′chər, är-bôr′ĭ-)
The planting and care of woody plants, especially trees.

ar′bo·ri·cul′tur·al adj.


(Forestry) the cultivation of trees or shrubs, esp for the production of timber
ˌarboriˈcultural adj
ˌarboriˈculturist n


(ˈɑr bər ɪˌkʌl tʃər, ɑrˈbɔr-, -ˈboʊr-)

the cultivation of trees and shrubs.
ar`bor•i•cul′tur•al, adj.


the cultivation of trees and shrubs for scientific, commercial, or other purposes. — arboriculturist, n.
See also: Trees
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.arboriculture - the cultivation of tree for the production of timberarboriculture - the cultivation of tree for the production of timber
farming, husbandry, agriculture - the practice of cultivating the land or raising stock


[ˈɑːbərɪˌkʌltʃəʳ] Narboricultura f
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The aim of this framework agreement is to provide arboriculture services covering, but not limited to: pruning and associated works dismantling felling stump removal/grinding & treatment planting emergency call-out provision grounds maintenance any other works of a similar nature the service will be achieved through a framework agreement for: the appointment of up to 5 suitably qualified providers (for each lot) to provide an arboriculture service across the council.
With the building work scheduled to start on the Isle of Sheppey in early October, their arboriculture team were asked to lend a hand during the early part of September to undertake a survey of all trees on and adjacent to the site free of charge and provide them with a tree survey plan and survey schedules before construction commenced.
It offers full-time and part-time courses, degrees and apprenticeships in agriculture, animal welfare, arboriculture, construction, countryside management, equine, farriery, floristry and veterinary nursing.
While recent years have seen an explosion in the tourism industry through diversification in the rural areas of Northumberland, an ageing workforce and major developments in technology means there is also still high demand for skilled labour in farming, animal care, horticulture, agriculture and arboriculture.
Dr Khalid Masood, In-charge of Arboriculture wing said that five thousands trees would be planted in the university.
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All of those who applied have been offered permanent employment within the arboriculture department.
Those wishing to work in specialist areas, such as utility arboriculture, will also need to undertake training specific to the work area, for example working close to live electrical cables.
In addition to research, TREE Fund scholarships, workforce development programs, and arboriculture education initiatives offer opportunities and financial support to the next generation of tree stewards.
Member of the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) and the Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA) -Fully insured and Licensed -Staff is equipped to survey storm damage and consult with clients concerning their best options -Provides consulting on Tree Preservation, Arboriculture and Horticulture Planning, Tree Appraisals, Legal Representation, and Hazardous Tree Assessments Located in Metro-Atlanta and established in 1990 by the current owners.
It is designed to aid in the preparation of tree management reports, procedures and planning instruments such as tree management policies and tree management orders, and to further the understanding of arboriculture and urban forestry.