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Current Press Releases

July 14, 2014 - Media Alert: National Christmas Tree Contest
February 10, 2014 - NCTA Position Statement on Implementation of Checkoff
December 4, 2013 - Consumer ALERT - Don't be concerned about "the new mold problem"
August 28, 2013 - Wyckoff's Christmas Trees Farm Named 2013 Grand Champion
January 26, 2012 - Trees for Troops Selected as Finalist in White House’s Joining Forces Community Challenge

View additional archived press releases.

Roundup Quotes

Each holiday season, NCTA collects and compiles quotes from growers and retailers across the nation, reporting how the sales season is shaping up. Check back after Thanksgiving for more information.  First Roundup Quotes for 2013 will be posted by December 3.  NOTE: there are only 4 "sales weekends" between Thanksgiving and Christmas in 2013.

December 5, 2013 - Roundup Quotes on Weekend #1 sales
December 10, 2013 - Roundup Quotes on Weekend #2 sales

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