Christmas trees hit by climate, supply disruptions

Even Christmas trees aren’t immune to the pandemic-induced shortages and inflation plaguing the economy. Extreme weather and supply chain disruptions have reduced supplies and raised prices for both real and artificial trees this season. (Dec. 2)

Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress
Website: https://apnews.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP
Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/

You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/6cd4f459376e4e85ad605e64eac545cb

Supply Chain Issues Raise Prices Of Christmas Trees, Create Scarcity

Christmas decorations could cost consumers significantly more this year, as supply chain issues caused by the Covid-19 pandemic are raising prices in the Christmas tree industry. Dasha Burns reports on how everything from trees to lights and wreaths are going up in price.

» Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC
» Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews

NBC News Digital is a collection of innovative and powerful news brands that deliver compelling, diverse and engaging news stories. NBC News Digital features NBCNews.com, MSNBC.com, TODAY.com, Nightly News, Meet the Press, Dateline, and the existing apps and digital extensions of these respective properties. We deliver the best in breaking news, live video coverage, original journalism and segments from your favorite NBC News Shows.

Connect with NBC News Online!
NBC News App: https://smart.link/5d0cd9df61b80
Breaking News Alerts: https://link.nbcnews.com/join/5cj/breaking-news-signup?cid=sm_npd_nn_yt_bn-clip_190621
Visit NBCNews.Com: http://nbcnews.to/ReadNBC
Find NBC News on Facebook: http://nbcnews.to/LikeNBC
Follow NBC News on Twitter: http://nbcnews.to/FollowNBC

#SupplyChain #Christmas #Covid

Christmas tree shortage affecting real and artificial trees ahead of holiday season

Around 75% of American households display a Christmas tree, but this year it may be more difficult to find both real and artificial ones. Nikki Battiste went to a Christmas farm in Massachusetts to see why they aren’t opening this year and what the tree shortage means for those celebrating the holiday.

Each weekday morning, "CBS Mornings” co-hosts Gayle King, Tony Dokoupil and Nate Burleson bring you the latest breaking news, smart conversation and in-depth feature reporting. "CBS Mornings" airs weekdays at 7 a.m. on CBS and 8 a.m. ET on CBSN.

Subscribe to “CBS Mornings” on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/CBSMornings
Watch CBSN live: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7c​
Download the CBS News app: http://cbsn.ws/1Xb1WC8​
Follow "CBS Mornings" on Instagram: https://bit.ly/3A13OqA
Like "CBS Mornings" on Facebook: https://bit.ly/3tpOx00
Follow "CBS Mornings" on Twitter: https://bit.ly/38QQp8B
Subscribe to our newsletter: http://cbsn.ws/1RqHw7T​
Try Paramount+ free: https://bit.ly/2OiW1kZ

For video licensing inquiries, contact: licensing@veritone.com

Trees protect Africa’s farmers from desert

The ‘Great Green Wall’ that was once envisioned as a way for Africa to fight climate change has stalled creating a shift in focus to smaller community based projects to stop the expanding desert. (Nov. 18)

Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress
Website: https://apnews.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP
Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/

You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/101f031a538b4bbc8f50afd8d933f5b3