Farmer Profile for May: Kim Martens

Farmer Profile for May: Kim Martens

Farmer Profile for May: Kim Martens A woman with passion and vision Kim Martens has an MBA and worked in the architecture industry for many years before returning home a few years ago to help her father manage the family farm growing Empress trees in Raonoke, AL. She...
Farmers for April: The Johnson Family

Farmers for April: The Johnson Family

Featured Farmers for April: The Johnson Family With Adam McClary, Farmer Outreach Team Our featured farmers of the month are Will and Amanda Johnson. They live in North Florida on a 4th-generation family farm with their three children. Thanks for meeting with me today...
Solidarity in Separation

Solidarity in Separation

Solidarity in Separation ​Planting trees in these uncertain times The COVID-19 pandemic is being felt by everyone: I don’t mean just your neck of the woods, your sports team, state or even country….. EVERYONE! Our world is facing a crisis and we’re living it all at...
New Faces at World Tree

New Faces at World Tree

New Faces at World Tree By Wendy Burton, Founder and Chair The last six months have been a time of change and expansion. I have some exciting news to share with you with regards to the company, our team, what we have accomplished since the last update, including what...
Costa Rica: The heart of the Empress

Costa Rica: The heart of the Empress

Costa Rica: The heart of the Empress World Tree have been growing Empress trees in Costa Rica since 2016. Growing a business takes grit, ambition, creativity and sometimes a bit of luck. Meeting Mariana Alfaro was one of those pieces of luck that have made the...
Who Reuben Krabbe Grew Up To Be

Who Reuben Krabbe Grew Up To Be

​Carbon Neutral Leader, Impact Investor In World Tree — And One of Canada’s Top Sports Photographers By:  Carrie L. Williams, S.E. Region News (SRN), USA One of Canada’s top sports photographers — Reuben Krabbe — shared with us how he forged...
Resolution for a Solution

Resolution for a Solution

​Welcome to 2020! Once again, the pages of our yearly calendars have flown by and we find ourselves not only in a new year but a brand new decade. Of all the trends, crisis, miracles and happenings that have taken place over the past ten years there has been one...
Farmer for December: Johnny Walker

Farmer for December: Johnny Walker

Farmer for December: Johnny Walker Interview with Adam McClary, Farmer Support   Johnny Walker is one of our youngest farmers and was also one of our founding members within the Eco Tree program. He grew up in rural Alabama and has been around forestry and...
Honoring the child on World Children’s Day

Honoring the child on World Children’s Day

​S.E. Region News interviewed World Tree’s Chief Investment Officer Angela Nauta today on UNICEF’s World Children’s Day Angela shared during the interview her love for children as a mother of four grown children, having fostered over 50 children (mostly teens). She...