If you’re thinking about organic certification, it’s a bit of a process, but that green seal may just be worth it, even for small farmers.
Aztec Dahilas founder Kate Rowe tells us about pursuing her dahlia farmer dream after becoming smitten with a single flower at a farmers market.
You should make the most of your experience when you visit a farmers market. And you can do good by your local food system while you’re at it.
Like hatching chicks but not looking to increase your flock size? You can start a custom-hatching business to raise your own chicks from the first crack.
Looking for a new way to bring income to your small farm? Consider starting a pumpkin patch to grow seasonal squash for sale during harvest season.
Hobby farm founder Laurie Bizzell tells us how a chance meeting with a cow in Ireland inspired her to raise Scottish Highland Cattle in Tennessee.
Thinking about expanding into online plant sales? With the right preparation, starting an online nursery can be a great way to open up new markets.