Christmas Tree Production
Are you considering growing Christmas trees as part of your operation? We have compiled resources to help you in your research. This section contains:
- Video interview with a producer
- Extension articles
- Production manual
Watch this educational video to learn more about the benefits, challenges, and marketing opportunities of a Christmas Tree operation.
- Everything you need to know about Christmas tree production
PennState Extension-Carefully plan for the establishment and marketing of your potential Christmas tree crop.
- Christmas Tree Production Manual
University of Tennessee - Institute of Agriculture - PDF
- Introduction to Growing Christmas Trees in Virginia
Virginia Cooperative Extension Publication - click here
Christmas Trees for the Consumer
'Tis the season for Christmas tree selection! Before heading out to pick the perfect tree, equip yourself with what you need to know before you go. This section contains:
- Educational videos with tips and tricks
- Blog articles
- Additional resources
- Shareable infographics
We've provided resourceful videos about Christmas tree basics for consumers. Watch the Ag & Culture series video highlighting Woodlake Tree Farm. Join Dave McGill from West Virginia University Extension, as he discusses tree selection and safety. Also, check out the National Christmas Tree Association's video on how to safely secure a tree to a vehicle.
The Ag & Culture video series is produced in collaboration with Farm Credit of the Virginias and its’ Knowledge Center team to provide a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the day-to-day operation of a given farm or agribusiness.
Woodlake Tree Farm
Christmas Tree Selection and Safety - Article
How to Tie Christmas Trees on Cars
- Further Reading
Choosing the Perfect Christmas Trees - Blog Article
- Additional Resources
Christmas Tree Facts - University of Illinois Extension
- All about trees
- Finding, selecting and caring for Christmas trees
- Tree varieties
- Environmental benefits
- Youth activities
- Printable Infographics
Click on image to download the PDF version.
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