If you follow all of these steps your Pine Trees are almost guaranteed to take and thrive because you are giving your Pines exactly what they like to live!
Step 1- dig twice the size of the pine trees roots.
Step 2- put the tree into the hole and make sure to cut the sackcloth open on the bottom freeing the roots!
Step 3- mix one-part old dirt with one part compost and if you have it another part Tree and shrub mix(if you only have compost mix 50/50 dirt to compost is good, best is ⅓ dirt ⅓ compost ⅓ tree shrub mix!
Step 4- add mulch, ideally pine tree mulch and an optional stake facing into the main prevailing wind, here is a video showing you how. https://youtu.be/8fFNftCOG28
Step 5- Water trees every three to five days until established. Make sure to give them NuTreents every few weeks https://www.ghostprint.org/products/saving-our-beaches-bioplastic-bottle-of-nutreents