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"In those years, we were in a recession and tree sales were down, prices were down, and we weren't planting as many trees", Hundley said.

Right now, we're seeing a nationwide Christmas tree shortage.

This is because of a drought and recesson that happened years ago.

"Are we looking for something trimmed or something fluffy? These farms not only offer a variety of trees; they also offer the opportunity to create lasting memories of choosing and cutting the flawless tree for the holiday season".

The National Christmas Tree Association (NCTA) told CBN News that it's a "tight market" this year for fresh Christmas trees.

OR and North Carolina are the top tree-producing states.

Nicer Tree, Cheaper Price Owner Jay Wisshack says, "Things fell off really badly, a lot of the growers couldn't sell their trees and so they didn't replant".

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Emily Cosler, a sophomore finance and marketing double major, said she thought Johnnyswim was the flawless addition to this year's tree lighting.

This year, City of Adelaide has promised a new magical experience where folks can hop aboard a miniature ride-on train which will take you around the dazzling tree for a 360 degree experience!

How can we be short on Christmas trees of all things?

There are about 15,000 tree farms in the United States, and the top Christmas tree producing states are Oregon, North Carolina, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin and Washington.

The National Christmas Tree Association says there should be enough trees for everyone who wants one to get one.

"What we have left out in the field are the Charlie Brown trees", Dennis Fulk of Fulk Farms in Platte City, Mo., said. "Our trees have been about the same price for the last several years".

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