Choosing Your Tree
SUNUP's Lyndall Stout talks with extension forestry specialist Craig McKinley about cutting down your own Christmas tree this year and the best precautions to ...
USDA Christmas Tree 2017
The Kootenai National Forest, Montana shared a Engelmann Spruce tree to the USDA for the holidays.
The Christmas Loan was created with the idea that we know some people borrow money to pay for Christmas, either by using loans or credit cards.
Starting a Christmas tree farm may be easier than you think. With some land and a lot of patience, you may get a Christmas tree farm up and running.
Christmas trees are big business. Last year, consumers in the U.S. bought 27-million farm-grown Christmas trees that rang up nearly $1-billion at the cash register. But Christmas trees are small ...
The Farm Service Agency Tree Assistance Program provides financial assistance to orchards and nursery tree growers to "replant or rehabilitate trees, bushes and vines damaged by natural disasters." Eligible trees include ornamental, fruit, nut and Christmas trees produced for commercial sale.
Christmas tree cultivation is an AGRICULTURAL, FORESTRY and horticultural and occupation which involves growing pine, spruce and fir trees specifically for use as Christmas tree. The first Christmas tree farm was established in 1901, but most consumers continued to obtain their trees from forests until the 1930s and 1940s.
Minority and Women Farmers and Ranchers loans support the full participation of minority and women family farmers in FSA's farm loan programs by targeting a portion of its direct and guaranteed farm ownership and operating loan funds for minority and women farmers to buy and operate a farm or ranch.