Friday, March 09, 2012

Conservation District 2012 Tree Sale begins: Orders due March 30

HOUGHTON -- The Houghton Keweenaw Conservation District (HKCD) 2012 Annual Tree Sale is underway! Tree orders are due by Friday, March 30. Please order early!

This year's sale offers a wide variety of native trees, trees and shrubs for wildlife, fruit trees, native wildflowers, vegetables, grapevines, berries and conservation merchandise. Click here to see the detailed catalog.

If you did not receive an order form in the mail with the recent HKCD newsletter, you can find it here, print the order form from the Web site and mail it with your payment to Houghton Keweenaw Conservation District, 600 East Lakeshore Drive, Suite #204, Houghton, MI 49931.

You can pick up your order from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, May 4, or from 10 a.m. until Noon on Saturday, May 5, at the Houghton County Arena, 1500 Birch St., Hancock. A $15 late fee will be charged for orders not picked up by Noon, Saturday, May 5.

"Volunteers are always needed and greatly appreciated to help sort trees and shrubs into individual orders from April 30 through to May 5," says HKCD Administrator Sue Haralson.

The annual tree sale is HKCD's major fundraiser of the year. All proceeds go to conservation efforts and education in Houghton and Keweenaw Counties. Learn more about HKCD on their Web site.

For more information call Sue at 906-482-0214.

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