Real Christmas Tree Supplies Running Out Across The Ozarks

Business Local News State News Monday, December 7th, 2020

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If you’re still on the look for a real Christmas tree, you may want to hurry.

Tree farms around the Lake Area say they’re selling out faster than any year before.

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Speaking with KY3 TV, Jessie Huntley of Cole’s Tree Farm in Lebanon says they’re getting visitors from all over the state.

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Part of the reason for the shortage was the large wildfires earlier this year and a much higher demand for real trees, which Huntley says is likely due to the pandemic.

Cole’s Tree Farm has already sold over 500 trees so far, matching their previous year-end total for 2019.

Business Local News State News Monday, December 7th, 2020

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