Farm Progress is part of the Informa Markets Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Serving: United States
Max Armstrong's Daily Updates

Farm Progress America, December 3, 2019

Max Armstrong shares some insight into a checkoff program that supports the sale of Christmas trees

Max Armstrong asks why, with a shortage, are we seeing advertisements for Christmas trees? Max shares the story of the checkoff program supported by Christmas tree growers. The program talks about "keeping it real" at Christmas and offers more information on the value of buying a real tree, including the environmental value of a that farm-raised decoration.

Farm Progress America is a daily look at key issues in agriculture. It is produced and presented by Max Armstrong, veteran farm broadcaster and host of This Week in Agribusiness.

Photo: laurelmariec/iStockphoto/Getty Images

Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish