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NCCTA 2015 Summer Meeting Agenda http://kathyshorenursery.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=14 Fri, 26 Jun 2015 13:18:07 <p style="text-align: center;"><span style="color:#006400"><span style="font-size:18px"><span style="font-family:tahoma,geneva,sans-serif"><strong>NORTH CAROLINA CHRISTMAS TREE ASSOCIATION MEETING AGENDA</strong></span></span></span></p> <p><span style="font-family:verdana,geneva,sans-serif"><span style="color:#006400">*Please Note this agenda is tentative and is subject to change</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-family:verdana,geneva,sans-serif"><span style="color:#006400"><strong><u>Thursday, August 27, 2015</u>&nbsp;@ Blue Ridge Electric Membership Co. in Sparta</strong></span></span></p> <p><span style="font-family:verdana,geneva,sans-serif"><span style="color:#006400"><em>2:00pm - 6:00pm</em></span></span></p> <p><span style="font-family:verdana,geneva,sans-serif"><span style="color:#006400">Board of Directors/Fraser Fir Promotional Committee Meeting</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-family:verdana,geneva,sans-serif"><span style="color:#006400"><strong><u>Friday,... Fri, 26 Jun 2015 13:18:07 EDT tag:kathyshorenursery.com,Fri, 26 Jun 2015 15:41:53:kathyshorenursery.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=14 Va. Christmas tree growers will gather in Winchester http://kathyshorenursery.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=13 Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:22:19 <p>Va. Christmas tree growers will gather in Winchester</p> <p>By JANE W. GRAHAM</p> <p>The Virginia Christmas Tree Growers Association will gather in Winchester, Va., Aug 13 and 14 for its annual conference.&nbsp; A variety of speakers will share information about the industry, a farm tour will showcase one grower&rsquo;s trees and contests will... Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:22:19 EDT tag:kathyshorenursery.com,Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:22:19:kathyshorenursery.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=13 Curtis "Spot" Ward Memorial Fund http://kathyshorenursery.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=10 Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:48:01 <p>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; The Partners, Managers and Employees of Happy Holiday Christmas Trees are honored to announce the establishment of the Curtis &quot;Spot&quot; Ward Memorial Fund. &nbsp;This Fund and Foundation will raise money for the advancement, promotion and research of the Christmas Tree industry NATIONWIDE.<br /> &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Spot was a... Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:48:01 EDT tag:kathyshorenursery.com,Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:24:46:kathyshorenursery.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=10 NCTA Executive Director Resigns http://kathyshorenursery.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=12 Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:47:48 <p>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Dustin McKissen has resigned from his position as the NCTA Executive Director.&nbsp; He has been offered a position to be a minority owner in a small management/consulting firm.&nbsp; This is a great opportunity for him and we wish him all the best and thank him for the great... Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:47:48 EDT tag:kathyshorenursery.com,Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:47:48:kathyshorenursery.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=12 Rick Dungey New NCTA Executive Director http://kathyshorenursery.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=11 Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:39:20 <p>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Rick Dungey has served as the Public Relations Manager for the National Christmas Tree Association and the Christmas SPIRIT Foundation for almost 16 years.&nbsp; Dungey implements many of the Consumer Promotions programs and serves as media liaison for the Christmas tree industry as well as the Trees for... Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:39:20 EDT tag:kathyshorenursery.com,Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:39:20:kathyshorenursery.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=11 Trees for Troops http://kathyshorenursery.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=6 Fri, 25 Apr 2014 12:37:30 <p><strong>Trees for Troops spreads Christmas cheer from Ashe to Virginia, Texas bases</strong></p> <p><span style="color:#006400">When the Trees for Troops program came to Ashe County in 2005, local farmer Cline Church wasn&#39;t sure how long it would last.</span></p> <p><span style="color:#006400">&ldquo;We thought in two or three years, it would fizzle out,&rdquo; Church said with a... Fri, 25 Apr 2014 12:37:30 EDT tag:kathyshorenursery.com,Fri, 25 Apr 2014 16:34:51:kathyshorenursery.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=6 Real or Fake Christmas Trees http://kathyshorenursery.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=5 Fri, 25 Apr 2014 12:32:33 <p><strong>Real or Fake Christmas Trees: What&rsquo;s better for the Environment</strong></p> <p><span style="color:#006400">BOSTON (CBS) &ndash; Many families will spend the weekend decorating the tree.<br /> It raises a good question: Which is better for the environment, a real tree or fake one?<br /> A festive Christmas tree is a big part of the holiday... Fri, 25 Apr 2014 12:32:33 EDT tag:kathyshorenursery.com,Fri, 25 Apr 2014 16:29:30:kathyshorenursery.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=5 Christmas Trees in North Carolina Capital Buidling http://kathyshorenursery.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=4 Fri, 25 Apr 2014 12:31:05 <p><span style="color:#006400">This year the holiday decorations inside the North Carolina State Capitol building reflected an agricultural theme and were created by the NC Department of Agriculture &amp; Consumer Services.&nbsp; &ldquo;The state&rsquo;s Christmas tree growers spend all year working with their crops to make sure our holiday decorations are beautiful, whether... Fri, 25 Apr 2014 12:31:05 EDT tag:kathyshorenursery.com,Fri, 25 Apr 2014 16:14:12:kathyshorenursery.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=4 White House Christmas Trees http://kathyshorenursery.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=8 Fri, 25 Apr 2014 12:30:36 <p>A Washington Tradition</p> <p><span style="color:#006400">Did you know that there hasn&#39;t always been a Christmas tree in the White House? In fact, the first time a tree was brought in and decorated at the presidential mansion was in 1856. This was when Franklin Pierce, the 14th president, was in office. It did... Fri, 25 Apr 2014 12:30:36 EDT tag:kathyshorenursery.com,Fri, 25 Apr 2014 17:09:20:kathyshorenursery.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=8 Low-Spray Christmas Trees http://kathyshorenursery.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=9 Fri, 25 Apr 2014 12:30:29 <p>NC Christmas Tree Farms Go Red and &quot;Green&quot; for the Holiday</p> <p><span style="color:#006400">December 4, 2013<br /> SPARTA, N.C. - The smell of pine and trails of needles will make their way into thousands of North Carolina homes this weekend, and a growing number of families are looking for trees that are green... Fri, 25 Apr 2014 12:30:29 EDT tag:kathyshorenursery.com,Fri, 25 Apr 2014 17:30:01:kathyshorenursery.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=9 The Great Debate: Real vs. Artificial Christmas Trees http://kathyshorenursery.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=7 Fri, 25 Apr 2014 12:30:18 <p>The Great Debate: Real Vs. Artificial Christmas Trees</p> <p><span style="color:#006400">Christmas trees are appearing in homes throughout the country and families prepare for the holiday season. But in this age when we are all asked to be aware of the impact we are having on the environment, is the right choice to... Fri, 25 Apr 2014 12:30:18 EDT tag:kathyshorenursery.com,Fri, 25 Apr 2014 16:59:29:kathyshorenursery.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=7 Real Christmas Trees http://kathyshorenursery.com/article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=3 Thu, 14 Jun 2012 12:58:14 Have you ever wondered where all the Christmas trees that show up on the lots around Thanksgiving come from? These trees are grown on plantations and shipped around the country to retail lots. It takes many years of hard work to produce a tree that is just right to become... Thu, 14 Jun 2012 12:58:14 EDT tag:kathyshorenursery.com,Thu, 14 Jun 2012 17:58:14:kathyshorenursery.com-article.php?table=article&mode=search&article=3