The NJ Department of Agriculture has put out a list of local farms where you can go to cut down your own tree:

ANNE ELLEN CHRISTMAS TREE FARM, Manalapan (114 Daum Rd.): 3,000 trees including Blue Sprice, Norway Spruce, White Pine, Douglas-fir, Fraser Fir. Open 9 am - 8 pm daily and weekends until Dec. 23. www.anneellenfarms.com 732-786-9277

ENGLISH TREE FARM, Howell (251 Oak Glen Rd.): 750 trees including Norway Spruce, White Pine, and Douglas-fir. Open Noon - 5 pm weekdays, 9 am - 5 pm weekends through Dec. 24. 732-938-6348.

LINCROFT CHRISTMAS TREE FARM, Lincroft (523 Newman Springs Road - Rt. 520): 600 trees including Blue Spruce, Douglas-fir, Fraser Fir. Open 11 am - 5pm weekdays, 9 am - 5 pm weekends through Dec. 23. 732-747-4381.

MEADOWVIEW FARM, FARMINGDALE (60 Birdsall Rd.): 400 trees including Blue Spruce, Norway Spruce, White Spruce, Douglas-fir, Fraser Fir. Open 9 am - 4 pm weekends only through Dec. 23. www.meadowviewfarmsnj.com. 732-938-7181.

TOWERING PINES FARM, Aberdeen (329 Wilson Ave.): 200 trees including Blue Spruce, Norway Spruce, White Spruce, Scotch Pine. Open 10 am - 4 pm Saturday and Sundays, Dec. 1 - 23. Firewood available. 732-583-6436.

WOODFIELD CHRISTMAS TREE FARM, Colts Neck (164 Rt. 537 E.): 500 trees including Norway Spruce, White Pine, Douglas-fir, Fraser Fir, Scotch Pine. Open 9 am - 4:30 pm weekends only through Dec. 23. 732-542-7672.

BULLOCK FARMS, CREAM RIDGE (83 Emleys Hill Rd.): 800 trees including Blue Spruce, Norway Spruce, White Pine, Douglas-fir, Concolor Fir, Canaan Fir. Open 9 am - 5 pm Wed. through Sun. until Dec. 23. www.bullockfarm.com. 609-758-8726.

KERIS TREE FARM & CHRISTMAS SHOP, Allentown (848 Rt. 524). 1,000 trees including Blue Spruce, Norway Spruce, White Spruce, White Pine, Douglas-fir, Concolor Fir, Fraser Fir, Canaan Fir. Open 8 am - 5 pm (daily and weekends) through Dec. 24. www.keristreefarm.com. 609-259-0720.

 See www.ManasquanBelmarPatch.com for directions if you don't have GPS!