2021 Summer Meeting Highlights
       
 

The 2021 Mid-America Christmas Tree Association Summer Meeting was hosted by Indiana Christmas Tree Association on July 23 & 24, 2021.
Dull's Tree Farm near Thorntown, Indiana was our host farm.  An absolutely beautiful farm, below are some images from around the farm.

Our gracious hosts, the Dull family receiving the

MACT Award of Appreciation 

Some of the Vendors in Attendance:

The Mascot of the Vendor Tent.  Miss Macy of Fraser Knoll was a very popular addition this year!

Badger Seedling LLC

Matt & Tim Mohrland

Hensler Nursery 

Scott Heeren

Peterson's Riverview Nursery

Jerry & Josh Peterson

Santa's Woods

Bill Mammel & Scott Lund

Seppi M USA

Dan Phillips

Sheerlund Products

Lenny Wilkerson

The Green Works

Eric Tucker

Trees for Troops Bears

Juanita Peckham & grandaughter

Fraser Knoll

Tommy Wagoner

Kirk International

T.Jay Roland

Northwoods Evergreen

Chris Schultz 

Tim Weberding Woodworking

Tammy Greiwe & assistant

Santa's Wholesale Supply

Barbara Jeske

Signs of the Seasons

Suzanne Gilmore

Wahmhoff Farms Nursery

Dan Wahmhoff & Tim Butler

Christmas Spirit Foundation

Wendy Richardson & Scott Lund

Stump Grinder Bit

Buck Wagner & David Wagner

NAFDMA International Agritourism Assoc.

Jodi Ultsman

Scenes from the Vendor Tent

Many vendors, many shopping opportunities

Some of the Ohio Christmas Tree Assoc. Board of Directors

Learning from one another and catching up.

Shopping together!

A Snapshot of Some of the Sessions

FARM TOURS

SOME OF THE FIELD SESSIONS

SOME OF THE CONCURRENT SESSIONS

Steps to Help have Sleigh Rides Not Ambulance Rides - John Nagle

New Grower Clinic - Bill Cackler

Wreath Production at Dull's Tree Farm

One of the many sessions by Dana Dull 

Square/POS - Ruth Ann Roney

Dana & Lucas Dull with their young son presented many sessions.

Marsha Gray, Christmas Tree Promotion Board

Reservations for Choose and Cut Christmas Tree Farms -

Scott Anderson, Bill Cackler & Matt Mongin

Successes and Failures from the 2020 Season Roundtable led by Roger Koch

Developing a Succession Roadmap -     Maria Marshall

Speed, Quality, Price. Choose any two.

Lance Sambol

One of many sessions led by Kerry Dull.

Wreath Decorating with Barbara Jeske

and

Robert Jeske

This is just a sampling of the many sessions that were available during this meeting.

 

Many thanks to Dana Dull who put this program together.

Nursery Production Techniques

Jerry Peterson

MACT 50-50 DRAWING

MACT President Bill Holesinger and MACT Treasurer Joe Eise with help from the cutest little Rohmiller boy to draw the ticket, announce the winner.