In 2008 and 2009, tree farmers planted less because they had less.
Hess' real pay-off is seeing children running around picking out their ideal Christmas tree and watching families drive off with one of the crops he has nurtured. "Doug Dose and his team does a great job, they always welcome you every year, help you get the trees in and out load them onto your cars, just a great guy and just a great place to come cut a Christmas tree", said Captain.
According to Tebbetts, the choice of cutting and selecting trees in the state of Vermont is nearly endless.
"We try to keep our prices close to what they were a year ago, but many people have increased them quite a bit because they have problems getting the trees they need", he said.
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Growers and sellers across B.C. are reporting a shortage of trees that is manifesting itself across the continent.
"It has to do with increased demand out of the USA, they also have some big supplies in the U.S.as well".
For shoppers looking for a deal, the National Christmas Tree Association also released a tree calculator.
This year's crop of trees are thinner with more brown needles. In celebration of that, Friday was opening day for Prairie Pines Christmas Tree Farm in Maize.
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"People will have to be more strategic".
According to Frisians, prices have risen and variety selection has fallen. "In Canada, if you didn't have your orders in early, you won't be getting good quality trees this year", said Atter. They may have to look around or choose a different species of tree in order to have one this year.
However, most Americans have since recovered from the recession and are even purchasing more than one tree for their homes.
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