The regular shearing of Christmas trees is important to direct and regulate the growth of each tree. The main objective is to maintain the cone shape of the trees and to control the density of the leaves.
In trimming, farmers often use machines like a rotary knife to get the work done immediately and flawlessly.
Not for this man though. The two long bladed tools he wields look like extensions of his hands as he trims the tree as fast and as efficient as if he were using a power tool.