Fulltimers were workamping, sugar beet harvesting and selling Christmas trees
December 21, 2022
While currently doing our annual dog/house sitting in Woodinville, Washington my wife and I decided we wanted a Christmas tree. We stopped at a tree lot near the local Safeway to buy a suitable tree. We got 'Christmas tree sticker shock' big time, a tree the right size for our Airbnb apartment cost $70. A serious tree was in the $300 range.
A guy in cold weather gear approached and asked how he could help. We told him we were visiting from Montana and were looking for a reasonably priced tree. He laughed, then said, "My wife and I were just out to Sidney working the sugar beet harvest." Tha...