A tree pruning workshop will be held from 1 to 3:30 p.m. on Nov. 9 at the McPherson County Extension Office, 600 W. Woodside.

Topics to be covered include tree pruning biology, methods and reasons for pruning, proper pruning techniques and tree response to pruning. Correct pruning procedures will improve tree growth and prevent issues caused by branches.

Suggested attendees include tree care companies, city staff, groundskeepers and the general public.

The workshop is free and all are asked to make a reservation at tregehr@ksu.edu or 620-241-1523.

Workshop sponsors include Kansas Forest Service, K-State Research Extension, the city of McPherson and McPherson Tree Board.