Christmas tree industry braces for impact after ‘once in 100 years’ summer freeze

Nova Scotia Christmas tree farmers are focusing on the local market, after a freak spring weather event ruined an estimated one-third of the province’s marketable crop of balsam firs. “I actually had to shrink so that I could take care of my established client base,” says Matthew Wright, a Christmas tree farmer from New Germany. Wright … Continue reading Christmas tree industry braces for impact after ‘once in 100 years’ summer freeze