Connecticut Christmas Tree Growers Association



Save the date for the meetings of 2020

CCTGA 59th Annual Meeting

March 7, 2020

Snow School in Middletown, CT

Program Agenda



8:30 AM      Registration; coffee and doughnuts; visit with vendors; enter raffle

9:00 AM      Business Meeting

10:00 AM     "A Changing Climate and Your Work Lands" - Andrea Urbano

10:45 AM     "The Management of the Invasive Plants" - Josh Tracy

11:15 AM     Commissioner of Agriculture - Bryan Hurlbert

11:30 AM     "Bagworms, Scales, and Zimmerman and Pine Months" - Dr. Richard Cowles

12:15 PM     Free Lunch - visit with members and vendors

1:00 PM      Tom Rathier, retired CAES Scientist

1:45 PM      "Plant Nutrition and Fertilization" - Dr. Richard Cowles

3:00 PM      Adjourn

Recertification credit for pesticide applicator licenses will be available at the conclusion of the meeting

Please visit with our vendors throughout the day


Twilight Meeting Information

Twilight meetings start at 5:30 p.m., rain or shine, with registration.
The program and tour begins at 6:00 p.m.
The registration fee $10.00.
Pesticide certification credits are available at each meeting.


Wednesday, June 24, 2020 - Maple Lane Farm - Preston - Directions

CCTGA 60th Annual Fall Meeting

September 12, 2020

Jones Family Farm in Shelton, CT