At Right: HVTF owners Vern and Bee Spaunhorst, center, receive the Governor's Award for Agricultural Achievement from Governor Jay Nixon and first lady Georgeanne Nixon. VIEW VIDEO. Missourian Photo/Jeanne Miller Wood
Below Left: Governor Jay Nixon, right, tours tree farm with owner Vern Spaunhorst. Missourian Photo/Jeanne Miller Wood
Above Right: A view of the 75-acre farmstead and the choose and cut Canaan Fir Christmas trees.