Trees: The Forgotten Crop

Quick: Name North Carolina’s top crops. Did you think of corn? Cotton? Soybeans? You would be correct on all of those. But one that you may not have considered is one of the state’s oldest. It’s trees, contributing more than $29 billion to the state’s economy and accounting for more than 145-thousand jobs. Mike Davis talks with NC Forestry Association Senior Director of Communication of Chris Brown about current forestry initiatives.