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American Christmas Tree Journal

The American Christmas Tree Journal is the official publication of the National Christmas Tree Association. This four-color magazine is published on three times a year, in the Winter/Spring, Summer and Fall, and is distributed to more than 800 subscribers.

Each issue of the Journal contains feature stories, production and management advice, the latest NCTA news, state association updates, marketing tips, industry trends and much more. According to our most recent reader survey, 78% of subscribers keep their copies of the magazine for 6 months or longer.

The American Christmas Tree Journal accepts paid advertising in each of its issues. Click here to download a current media kit for the Journal, or call us at (800) 975-5920 to discuss what advertising opportunities would promote your business best.

For non-members, the subscription rate is $75 per year in the U.S., Canada and Mexico; $94 to all other countries. TIP state members can subscribe to the Journal for $37 a year. Click here to down load a subscription form for the American Christmas Tree Journal.

Journal Monthly

The Journal Monthly is a brand new electronic publication that began being distributed to members in February 2014. Every month that the printed Journal magazine is not distributed, you can expect to see a Journal Monthly in your inbox.  Inside, you'll find NCTA news and updates, resources for your business, as well an an exclusive "Innovation on the Farm" section. Email us to find out more about advertising options for the Journal Monthly publication.

Exclusive Member Monthly Newsletter

Exclusive Member Monthly (EMM) is a new electronic newsletter in 2016 that replaced the Tree Talk Newsletter and The Leader.  EMM is published monthly and is distributed to NCTA's Professional and Supplier Members. EMM will offer targeted industry news, as well as articles related to growing, retailing and marketing/business topics to help Professional and Supplier Members grow their businesses. Call NCTA to find out about advertising options for EMM. Log in to the Member Center to view archived issues of the EMM newsletter below.

For information on any of NCTA's publications, contact us at (800) 975-5920 or

Tree Finder

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Industry Calendar


Michigan CTA Summer Meeting
August 4-5
Kluck Nursery
Saginaw, MI
Marsha Gray - 800-589-8733 or

Virginia Christmas Tree Association
August 4-6

Stonewall Jackson Hotel
Staunton, VA

Southern Christmas Tree Association
August 12-14

Biloxi / Gulfport, MS area

Wisconsin Christmas Tree Association
August 26-27

Propst's Skyline Tree Farm

Georgia Christmas Tree Association Annual Meeting
August 27
Rock Spring, GA
Lawerenceville, GA

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