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Balsam Hill Proclaims Success in Clearance Sale

Balsam Hill, the maker of the superb tree featured in our Project Tree ’09 review, has issued the following...

Balsam Hill Proclaims Success in Clearance Sale
posted on: Feb 12, 2010 | author: SC Team

Christmas Trees in China – Part 2

As we noted yesterday, Adam Minter, a blogger in Shanghai, China, published an interesting photo gallery of Christmas...

Christmas Trees in China – Part 2
posted on: Feb 1, 2010 | author: SC Team

Here’s an Unusual Place for a Tree!

Over at floridatoday.com, they have a section where they show webcams from various space sites, including NASA and the...

Here’s an Unusual Place for a Tree!
posted on: Jan 30, 2010 | author: SC Team

In California, Trees are Biomass Fuel

An article on the KGO-TV ABC-7 (San Francisco) website by Teresa Garcia notes that some discarded Christmas trees in...

In California, Trees are Biomass Fuel
posted on: Jan 26, 2010 | author: SC Team

Canadian Grants for Better Christmas Trees

The Canadian Government’s Atlantic Innovation Fund has awarded $5 million in research and development grants for...

Canadian Grants for Better Christmas Trees
posted on: Jan 26, 2010 | author: SC Team

Breeding Trees That Hold Needles Longer

Gary Chastagner, a researcher at Washington State University, is using selective breeding techniques to develop...

Breeding Trees That Hold Needles Longer
posted on: Jan 24, 2010 | author: SC Team

The Christmas Tree Ritual in Reverse

Kathleen O’Brien of the Star-Ledger, a New Jersey newspaper, writes about the ritual of dismantling the...

The Christmas Tree Ritual in Reverse
posted on: Jan 24, 2010 | author: SC Team

Masked Vandal Cuts Christmas Lights

Before you automatically blame human perpetrators for damaged outdoor Christmas lights, consider this story out of...

Masked Vandal Cuts Christmas Lights
posted on: Jan 23, 2010 | author: SC Team

Tree Farmers Seek Year-round Income

The Wisconsin Christmas Tree Producers Association held its winter convention on January 22, reports the Milwaukee...

Tree Farmers Seek Year-round Income
posted on: Jan 23, 2010 | author: SC Team

Debate: Are Real Trees Bad for the Environment?

Over on the helium.com website, an ongoing debate wonders: is cutting down a real Christmas tree bad for the...

Debate: Are Real Trees Bad for the Environment?
posted on: Jan 22, 2010 | author: SC Team

Art Center Exhibit About Tree Disposal

In Illinois, local artists have gathered at the Brickton Art Center in Park Ridge to “say goodbye” to the...

Art Center Exhibit About Tree Disposal
posted on: Jan 22, 2010 | author: SC Team

Perfectly-Shaped Tree for White House Blue Room

One of the most beautiful douglas-fir trees we’ve ever seen is the official White House Christmas Tree for...

Perfectly-Shaped Tree for White House Blue Room
posted on: Jan 20, 2010 | author: SC Team

Project Tree ’09

For Christmas 2009, the Spectacular Christmas team decorated a new 6.5 foot artificial tree with a wide selection of...

Project Tree ’09
posted on: Jan 8, 2010 | author: SC Team