• Real Christmas trees are an all-American product grown in all fifty states.  Most artificial trees are made in China.
  • Real trees are a renewable, recyclable resource.  Artificial trees contain non-biodegradable plastic, PVC, and lead.
  • For every real Christmas tree harvested, 2-3 seedlings are planted in its place.
  • There are about 350,000 acres in the USA for growing Christmas trees.  The trees take in carbon dioxide and give off oxygen.
  • There are about 50 choose and cut farms in the state of Nebraska.
  • It takes 7-12 years to grow a tree to the average retail sale height of six feet.  The average growing time is 8-9 years.