Choose-and-cut Christmas trees are the freshest of fresh trees!
Choosing and cutting your own Christmas tree is a wonderful outing to begin your Christmas season. Bring your family and friends to experience the fun and excitement of a working farm where you can find your perfect tree, and enjoy pumpkin patches, hay rides, wreaths, gift shops, farm animals, school tours, breathe some fresh air, and many other offerings.
Bring home a healthy, fresh grown Christmas tree from a local farm.
Our proud members invite you to explore our website, call or e-mail, check us out on the web, Facebook or other social media but most encouragingly come on out and visit the farm. We are confident you will return!
Real trees make scents!
If you are considering starting your own Christmas tree farm, full-time or as a hobby, it will be rewarding to see your hard work come to life. As with any farming endeavor, Christmas tree farming requires smart planning, efficient management, a dedicated application of information, determination and good old work. There is no better organization than the Southern Christmas Tree Association to become a member of when considering such an operation, implementing farming practices or increasing your knowledge base of this rewarding industry. Sharing experience counts at SCTA.
SCTA believes in members helping members and creating memories that will last a lifetime.
Your source for REAL Christmas trees!
SCTA is primarily an organization of Christmas tree growers in Alabama, Louisiana, and Mississippi. We welcome other state growers.
SCTA's mission is to assist growers in the production and marketing of high quality, REAL Christmas trees for consumers.
Members provide unique experiences for customers while creating memories and traditions for families lasting a lifetime.
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New Christmas Tree Grower Workshop
April 10, 2021, Walnut Grove, Mississippi
The Southern Christmas Tree Association will conduct a new grower workshop 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM Saturday April 10, 2021 at Larry & Sue Massey’s Rosebud Christmas Trees farm in Leake County northwest of Meridian, Mississippi.
Registration is required by contacting the executive secretary Mike Buchart in advance no later than 5:00 PM Sunday April 4.
Registration is $20 for members and $30 for nonmembers per person (meals extra fee) payable to The Southern Christmas Tree Association or SCTA. If a meal is desired, the additional cost is $12.00. Late registration will be assessed more. See registration form for specifics.
Many aspects of operating a choose & cut Christmas tree farm will be discussed with demonstrations. The agenda is wide open allowing plenty of opportunity to learn. If there are any particular subjects you would like to discuss, please contact Larry Massey directly. For Massey contact information go to www.RosebudChristmasTrees.jsmassey.com.
SCTA is fortunate to have several experienced growers with a wealth of knowledge willing to share amongst members. Member leaders Larry Massey, Gray Anderson of Grant Farms, La., Bentley Curry of Rayville, La. and Kevin Steele of Steele's Christmas Tree Farm & SAJE Shearing Machine, Angie, La., with others, will be on hand for presentations and demonstrations. The workshop is a great opportunity to bring questions and share experiences both good and bad.
August 13-15, 2021
SCTA’s 2021 annual meeting will be held at The Lodge at Gulf State Park - A Hilton Hotel August 13-15 on Alabama’s beautiful coast. Since this will be a beautiful location during popular vacation times, it is very important for SCTA for you to plan and reserve early at the facility. Be sure to reference the association or SCTA when making reservations. More information will be forthcoming.