AUSTIN EDITION Workshop offers tree-planting tips

From staff reports

How deep should that new evergreen be planted? Wondering how planting trees might cut energy bills? Spruce Up Austin will present a workshop to answer residents' questions at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Ruby Rupner Auditorium at the J.C. Hormel Nature Center.

Randy Berg of Berg's Nursery will present the latest tips on tree planting, and Kelly Lady from Austin Utilities will discuss planting trees to promote energy efficiency.

The workshop is free and open to the public.

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