Christmas Trees and Nurseries
- Dealing with hot and dry conditions for Michigan Christmas tree growers - Michigan’s Christmas trees have been affected by the recent, hot and dry conditions. Growers should apply as much supplemental irrigation as possible to maintain development.
- Tough time for trees: Heat, drought, and storms take their toll - Our record-breaking heat wave coupled with widespread severe thunderstorms made this a rough week for trees in Lower Michigan and surrounding areas.
- What is evapotranspiration and why it matters - Under drought conditions, plants may not be able to extract water fast enough to keep up with evapotranspiration.