Last week, I talked with some Christmas tree growers who said the first weekend in December is the most popular for people to buy their trees. Looks like they were right: social media blew up this weekend with photos of newly decorated trees from around the region. Here’s a few.
One of the cool things about my job is that I get to learn new things every day.
For example, my family has used an artificial tree for a long time now, so I never knew what happened once you picked out a real tree to buy.
Now I know – and it involves a cool tree shaking machine [Ignore the background chatter]:
This occurred at McClellan’s Tree Farm in Middleburg – I’m assuming to shake out the loose needles and other things that can get stuck in a tree.
Very cool stuff.
Which do you prefer – real or artificial trees? Let me know in the comments!