As a public resource, the Mississippi Forestry Commission compiled this list from the individual responses of the MSWCC, SWCD, MSU Extension Service, MFC Outreach, & NRCS offices statewide. It is intended to be a helpful resource for the public to locate local Arbor Day tree giveaways & sales in their area. It may not be comprehensive. These events are not facilitated by the Mississippi Forestry Commission. If you are aware of additional Arbor Day Tree Giveaways & Sales in your area, please feel free to share them with bforester@mfc.ms.gov and they will be added to this list.

Glossary of Acronyms:Three Rivers State Forest
NRCS - Natural Resources Conservation Service
SWCD - Soil & Water Conservation District
MSWCC - MS Soil & Water Conservation Commission
MFC - Mississippi Forestry Commission
 

  • Bolivar County
    Tree Giveaway
    Date: Friday, February 8, 2019
    Time: 9:00 a.m. (while supplies last)
    Location: Bolivar County Agricultural Building - 406 North Martin Luther King Drive, Cleveland, MS 38732
    Contact: Teressa Oakes, 662-846-1448 Ext. 3; teressa.oakes@ms.nacdnet.net
    Trees available: assorted crape myrtles, variety of oak seedlings
     
  • Calhoun County
    Tree Giveaway
    Date: Thursday, February 7, 2019
    Time: 8:00 a.m. (while supplies last)
    Location: NRCS Office - 411 South Main Street, Calhoun City, MS 38916 
    Contact: Sandra Lee, District Clerk 662-628-8732 Ext. 101; sandra.lee@ms.nacdnet.net
    Trees available: red maple, white dogwood, persimmon, redbud, sawtooth oak, bald cypress, common lilac
     
  • Coahoma County
    Tree Giveaway
    Date: Friday, February 22, 2019
    Time: 7:30 a.m. (while supplies last)
    Location: USDA Service Center parking lot - 2655 North State Street, Clarksdale, MS 38614
    Contact: Jeanie Hughes, 662.624.8727; jeanie.hughes@ms.nacdnet.net
    Trees available: variety of ornamental trees
     
  • DeSoto County
    Tree Giveaway
    Date: Thursday, February 7, 2019
    Time: 8:00 a.m. - Noon (while supplies last)
    Location: Snowden Grove Park, Complex A-C - 6450 Getwell Road, Southaven, MS 38672
    Contact: Meleiah Tyus, 662-912-4152; desotocountyswcd@gmail.com
    Trees available: bald cypress, eastern redbud, flowering dogwood, loblolly pine, pawpaw, pecan, persimmon, red maple, river birch, sawtooth oak, tulip poplar, water oak, willow oak
     
  • Forrest County
    Tree Giveaway
    Date: Thursday, February 14, 2019
    Time: 10:00 a.m. (while supplies last)
    Location: Forrest County Multi-Purpose Center - 962 Sullivan Drive, Hattiesburg, MS 39401
    Contact: Carolyn Hartfield, 601-583-1184 Ext. 3; carolyn.hartfield@ms.nacdnet.net
    Trees available: nuttall oak, sawtooth oak, swamp chestnut oak, crabapple, wild pear, pecan
     
  • George County
    Tree Giveaway
    Date: Friday, February 8, 2019
    Time: 3:30 p.m. (while supplies last)
    Location: City of Lucedale, City Hall - 5126 Main Street, Lucedale, MS 39452
    Contact: Tammy Oldenquist, 601-947-2082;  toldenquist@cityoflucedale.com
    Trees available: assorted hardwood
     
  • Grenada County
    Tree Giveaway
    Date: Friday, February 8, 2019
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. (while supplies last)
    Location: USDA Service Center - 2330 Sunset Drive, Grenada, MS 38901
    Contact: Japhia Williams, 662-226-4441 Ext. 3; japhia.williams@ms.nacdnet.net
    Trees available: bald cypress, willow oak
     
  • Harrison County
    Tree Sale
    Date: Friday, February 8, 2019
    Time: 7:30 a.m. - Noon (while supplies last)
    Location: Harrison County Soil & Water Conservation District - 12238 Ashley Drive, Gulfport, MS 39503
    Contact: Beth Daquilla, (228) 831-1647; beth.daquilla@ms.nacdnet.net
    Trees available: live oak – 3 gallon, one per household; blueberry bushes – two per household; riverbirch, southern magnolia – one per household
     
  • Hinds County
    Tree Sale
    Date: Saturday, February 9, 2019
    Time: 8:00 a.m. (while supplies last)
    Location: USDA Service Center - 322 New Market Drive, Jackson, MS 39209
    Contact: Wyvette Robinson, 601-718-2885; swcdhindscounty@gmail.com
    Trees available: loblolly pine, sawtooth oak, tulip poplar, persimmon, dogwood, redbud, bald cypress, crabapple, green ash, crape myrtle
    Additional info: Limited quantities of fruit trees (blueberries, blackberries, peach, pear, apple, cherry, plum, apricot, ann magnolia, hazelnut, chestnut, black walnut, pecan) available on a first-come, first-served basis. Will also have spirea, red flowering quince and rose of sharon landscape varieties. All bare-root seedlings. 
     
  • Lamar County
    Tree Giveaway
    Date: Friday, February 8, 2019
    Time: 9:00 a.m. (while supplies last)
    Location: Lamar County Multi-Purpose Center - 99 Central Industrial Row, Purvis, MS 39475
    Contact: Lamar County SWCD, 601-794-5600; r.overstreet@msstate.edu
    Trees available: assorted wildlife beneficial, native hardwoods
     
  • Lee County
    Tree Giveaway
    Date: Friday, February 8, 2019
    Time: 8:00 a.m. (while supplies last)
    Location: NRCS Service Center - 3098 Cliff Gookin Blvd., Suite 1, Tupelo, MS 38801
    Contact: Monica Gates, 662-680-9991 Ext. 3; monica.gates@ms.nacdnet.net
    Trees available: cow oak, nuttall oak, sawtooth oak, water oak, willow oak, bald cypress, black walnut, blackgum, pecan (Native), persimmon, red mulberry, sugarberry
     
  • Lincoln County
    Tree Sale
    Date: Thursday, February 28, 2019
    Time: 7:00 a.m. (while supplies last)
    Location: Lincoln County Civic Center - 1096 Belt Line Drive NE, Brookhaven, MS 39601
    Contact: Smythe Dedeaux, 601-833-9321 Ext. 3
     
  • Madison County - Canton
    Tree Giveaway and Sale
    Date: Thursday, February 14, 2019
    Time: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (while supplies last)
    Location: Canton, MS at the Courthouse Square
    Contact: Madison County SWCD, 601-859-4272 Ext. 3 or 769-231-2289
    Trees available: giveaway bundle -  2 sawtooth oak, 2 northern red oak, and 2 red maple
    flowering bundle ($5 per bundle) - 2 fringe trees, 2 redbud, and 2 dogwood 
    peach fruit trees ($10 per bundle) - 2  peach trees in bundle
    *Must be a resident of Madison County to purchase fruit trees.*
     
  • Madison County - Flora
    Tree Giveaway and Sale
    Date: Wednesday, February 13, 2019
    Time: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (while supplies last)
    Location: Flora, MS - Across from Corner Street Market Main Street
    Contact: Madison County SWCD, 601-859-4272 Ext. 3 or 769-231-2289
    Trees available: giveaway bundle -  2 sawtooth oak, 2 northern red oak, and 2 red maple
    flowering bundle ($5 per bundle) - 2 fringe trees, 2 redbud, and 2 dogwood 
    peach fruit trees ($10 per bundle) - 2  peach trees in bundle
    *Must be a resident of Madison County to purchase fruit trees.*
     
  • Madison County - Madison (the City)
    Tree Giveaway and Sale
    Date: Saturday, February 16, 2019
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - Noon (while supplies last)
    Location: Madison, MS - Kroger Colony Crossing
    Contact: Madison County SWCD, 601-859-4272 Ext. 3 or 769-231-2289
    Trees available: giveaway bundle -  2 sawtooth oak, 2 northern red oak, and 2 red maple
    flowering bundle ($5 per bundle) - 2 fringe trees, 2 redbud, and 2 dogwood 
    peach fruit trees ($10 per bundle) - 2  peach trees in bundle
    *Must be a resident of Madison County to purchase fruit trees.*
     
  • Madison County - Ridgeland
    Tree Giveaway and Sale
    Date: Friday, February 15, 2019
    Time: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (while supplies last)
    Location: Ridgeland, MS - Ridgeland City Hall
    Contact: Madison County SWCD, 601-859-4272 Ext. 3 or 769-231-2289
    Trees available: giveaway bundle -  2 sawtooth oak, 2 northern red oak, and 2 red maple
    flowering bundle ($5 per bundle) - 2 fringe trees, 2 redbud, and 2 dogwood 
    peach fruit trees ($10 per bundle) - 2  peach trees in bundle
    *Must be a resident of Madison County to purchase fruit trees.*
     
  • Panola County
    Tree Giveaway
    Date: Friday, February 8, 2019
    Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (while supplies last)
    Location: Panola County SWCD - 175 Broom Ridge Road, Batesville, MS 38606
    Contact: Lauren Newton, 662-578-8045, Ext. 3; lauren.newton@ms.nacdnet.net
    Trees available: cherry bark, sawtooth, willow, and Shumard oaks, bald cypress, silky dogwood, and loblolly
     
  • Rankin County
    Tree Giveaway
    Date: Thursday, February 7, 2019
    Time: 8:00 a.m. - Noon (while supplies last)
    Location: Rankin County MSU Extension Service - 601 Marquette Road, Brandon, MS 39042
    Contact: Hannah Vanderford, 601-824-4601 Ext.3; Hannah.Vanderford@ms.nacdnet.net
    Trees available: white flowering dogwood, sugar maple, persimmon, white crape myrtle, red bud, hardy pecan & sawtooth oak
     
  • Smith County
    Tree Sale - pre-order only
    Date: Friday, February 12, 2019
    Time: 8:30 a.m. - (doors open)
    Location: Smith County Ag Complex - 131 Oil Field Road, Raleigh, MS 39153
    Contact: Debbie Smith, 601-782-4294; debbie.smith@ms.nacdnet.net
    Additional Information: The Smith County SWCD will be taking tree orders starting now through February 8, 2019. Must pay for your order when you place it. Call the Smith County SWCD office at 601-782-4292 or come in to place an order. Smith County SWCD will open the doors at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday morning February 12, 2019 at the Ag Complex building in Raleigh. All trees that have not been purchased at that time will be available to everyone.
     
  • Tate County
    Tree Giveaway
    Date: Friday, February 8, 2019
    Time: 8:00 a.m. (while supplies last)
    Location: Tate County Farmers Market - 451 Norfleet Drive, Senatobia, MS 38668
    Contact: Amanda Etlicher, 662-560-9001 Ext. 3; amanda.etlicher@ms.nacdnet.net
    Trees available: loblolly pine, cherry bark oak, sawtooth oak, willow oak, bald cypress
     
  • Union County
    Tree Giveaway
    Date: Thursday, February 21, 2019
    Time: 8:00 a.m. (while supplies last)
    Location: 712 Coulter Drive, New Albany, MS 38652
    Contact: Sandy Dixon, 662-486-3017; sandra.dixon@ms.nacdnet.net
    Trees available: sawtooth oak, persimmon, red maple, white flowering dogwood
     
  • Walthall  County
    Tree Sale
    Date: Tuesday, February 12, 2019
    Time: 8:00 a.m. (while supplies last)
    Location: Walthall County Field Office - 6072 Plaza Drive, Tylertown, MS 39667
    Contact: Walthall County SWCD, 601-876-0962 Ext. 3; elizabeth.grubbs@ms.nacdnet.net
     
  • Yazoo County
    Tree Giveaway & Sale
    Date: Thursday, February 7, 2019
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (while supplies last)
    Location: National Guard Armory - 2201 Gordon Avenue, Yazoo City, MS 39194
    Contact: Kay Mills, 662-746-8358 Ext. 3; Georgia.Mills@usda.gov
    Trees available: One bundle assorted giveaway; sawtooth oak bundles $8

Glossary of Acronyms:
NRCS - Natural Resources Conservation Service
SWCD - Soil & Water Conservation District
MSWCC - MS Soil & Water Conservation Commission
MFC - Mississippi Forestry Commission