Texas Christmas Tree Growers Association
Presidents Message

Francis Frederick

TCTGA President
Francis Frederick
Wintergreen Christmas Tree Farm

A message from the President:

Hello Members, Hello Texas Christmas Tree Growers Association Members. I would like to thank each of you who attended this year's conference in McKinney, Texas. Your attendance and interaction with our speakers and vendors helped to make very successful conference. The feedback we have received from the members, new growers, speakers and vendors has been extremely positive. So again, Thank You!!

2020 Coming Events

National Christmas Tree Promotion Board meeting in Austin, Texas (Date TBA)
South Field Day - April 4th at Kelumac Christmas Tree Farm. Host: Keith & Marie McDaniel
North Field Day - April 18th at Kadee Christmas Tree Farm. Host: Frank & Evelyn Bollman
Annual Conference - In August/More information to come

I would like to introduce your Board Officers and Directors.

President: Francis Frederick (Wintergreen Farm)

President Elect: TBD (We are in the process of filling this position)

Vice President: Bettye Haynie (Haynie's Green Acres Christmas Tree Farm)

North Directors:

  • •     Larry Millican (Millican's Heritage Christmas Tree Farm)
  • •     Dean Dearman (4D Farm)
  • •     Duane Patrick (Sunset Hill Tree Farm)
South Directors:
  • •     Bob Jones (Spring Creek Growers)
  • •     Ben Schramm (Schramm Tree Farm)
  • •     Rocky Smith (Holiday Acres)

Our next Yule Tidings will be coming out in the October, so if you have anything to contribute, please contact Stan Reed. I wish each of the growing and selling farms a very successful 2019 selling season. I also would like to say welcome to our new growers who have begun planting and planning their Christmas Tree farms and to those who are interested in pursuing being a Christmas Tree Growing Farm.


More Information about TCTGA using the buttons below.

Updated Christmas Tree Growers Handbook
information and forms for the growers handbook

Virginia Pine Seedlings Ordering
information and forms for the seedlings

Texas Christmas Tree Growers Association Annual Conference
Sign up to attend, exhibit and information on the conference.

Texas Christmas Tree Growers Association Officers & Board

Presidents Message Information from the TCTGA President

Scholarship Information about TCTGA Scholarship

TCTGA Membership Information
including Renewals, Joining, Benefits, Rates

Educating kids about real Christmas Trees