Create Holiday Memories At Abbey Farm

 Abbey Farm has thousands of trees ready to be the centerpiece of your holiday decor. You just have to get out there and cut one

Abbey Farm has thousands of trees ready to be the centerpiece of your holiday decor. You just have to get out there and cut one

Heading into the woods with a saw to find the family Christmas tree is as traditional of an American Christmas image as a Norman Rockwell painting. There aren’t many places in the Chicago area where you can cut your own Christmas tree. For this ‘Farm to Table’ segment University of Illinois Extension educator Richard Hentschel and First Light host Brian O’Keefe visited the Abbey Farm at Marmion Academy. It’s one of the places where you can still ‘cut your own’ Christmas tree

 Abbey Farm in Aurora has acres and acres of trees at one of the few ‘you cut’ tree farms in the Chicago area.

Abbey Farm in Aurora has acres and acres of trees at one of the few ‘you cut’ tree farms in the Chicago area.