Growing Christmas trees can be a way to diversify your farm income and keep cash flowing during the off-season.
During this farm tour, Marlo Weidenbaugh from Mar-Jo Farm will describe different tree types, desirable growing conditions, tree diseases and pests, and general tree maintenance. He’ll also review marketing outlets for Christmas trees and managing on-farm sales.
This is a CRAFT workshop. CRAFT workshops are designed for beginning and aspiring farmers, but all are welcome.
This event qualifies for one SmartStart credit through AgChoice Farm Credit. SmartStart allows young and beginning farmers to earn credits toward a reduced interest rate on a new AgChoice loan by attending educational events.
Take a look at our frequently asked questionsabout our workshops and events. Otherwise, please contact this event’s coordinator, Aaron de Long, by email at email@example.com or by phone at (814) 349-9856 x709.
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