(4-11-18) Jeff Keller of Mercer Soil and Water Conservation District, Steve Gehle and Robert Ransbottom of Rockford Tree City talked recently with Parkway 3rd graders about trees. There were around 80 students with a lot of great questions about the importance and benefits of trees. Students also heard about planting and care for trees. Mercer SWCD gave a Norway Blue Spruce with some planting tips to each students.