Don’t try to remove ice from branches after an ice storm; you’ll likely do more damage than good.
Large hanging limbs like this one should be left to a professional tree service.
Note that the branch collar (the raised ridge where the branch meets the trunk) is left intact on these properly pruned branches.
Have winter storms bat [...]
Doll Baby Icebox watermelon and Sun Jewel melon
I have been concentrating on feeding the garden, both with foliar sprays and nutrient drenches. Just imagining that every annual vegetable is a baby and a mother during its short life cycle, makes me want to give each one as much support as I can. Before I became aware of following a feeding sc [...]